Gary Snyder interviewed by Matt J. A longish interview with my near lifelong idol Gary Snyder. Worth reading Advertisements
The blurred reality of humanity – Science, News – The Independent. I’ve seen missives from scientists grandly declaiming that yes, Buddhism might more or less be right. It’s really the other way round though: Buddhists sit back and watch science … Continue reading
Weblog van Taede A. Smedes: Jesse Bering – “The God / Belief Instinct” (deel 7 – slot). This is a discussion of a book I have not read, but I’ve followed the author, Jesse Bering for a while now. (Friend … Continue reading
No Magic in Zen? | No Zen in the West.
Buddhist Channel | Buddhism News, Headlines | Issues | Kanzeon Zen Center’s founder Genpo Merzel Roshi admits affair, leaves center. Hmmm, I considered that guy to be a fraud ever since I watched one of his “Big Mind” Videos on … Continue reading
Here is a link to what is believed to be Robert Aitken’s last interview to the press. It is an audio recording of the actual interview. There is a beautiful little extended exchange here where the interviewer from a Buddhist … Continue reading