More ONLINE practice opportunities

I’m happy to announce two new online courses starting soon: Photo by Alex Baker Photography You can find more information about these and other online events on my Teaching – Online webpage herePlease register soon to avoid missing out!

July 2015 full moon 2 (blue moon) – anatta or not-self

‘This is not mine, this I am not, this is not my self.’ ‘There is nothing in the experience of the cosmos that fits the bill of being eternal, unchanging, or that deserves to be clung to as “me” or “mine.’ In last month’s post, I wrote about dukkha, the second of the three “universalContinue reading “July 2015 full moon 2 (blue moon) – anatta or not-self”

July 2015 full moon – dukkha

In last month’s full moon post, I wrote about impermanence.  Impermanence or anicca is one of the three “universal characteristics” recognised by the Buddha as being inherent in all experience; the other two being dukkha (usually translated as “suffering,” but more accurately, unsatisfactoriness), and anatta, or not-self.  Deeply understanding these three characteristics leads to theContinue reading “July 2015 full moon – dukkha”