The Pain Behind the Anger

A few days ago, I was part of an interfaith prayer walk for drug addiction awareness. The experience was quite nice, however, at the beginning of the walk, something unexpected happened. Someone noticed our group and was not happy to see us. As they pulled their car up to the intersection where we were standing,Continue reading “The Pain Behind the Anger”

The Pure Land Outside My Window

A few years ago, I traveled to the UK to spend time with the sangha of Amida Mandala Buddhist Temple. I was warmly welcomed by Satyavani and Kaspalita, the priests who run the temple, and quickly made friends with the rest of its community. The location was equally welcoming. Amida Mandala sits on the sideContinue reading “The Pure Land Outside My Window”