All beings are kind to me!

  On the face of it, “All beings are kind to me” seems to have no basis in reality.    So what’s it mean? It’s one of the contemplations in a series of techniques for accomplishing bodhichitta, the paradigm shift in the mind that is the aspiration to...
Postcard 75 from Robina, Kathmandu, November 20, 2016

Postcard 75 from Robina, Kathmandu, November 20, 2016

Wednesday, November 16: we’re back in Kathmandu, having just finished my twelfth three-week pilgrimage to Nepal and India, which raises funds for Liberation Prison Project. Well, actually, the first was in 2001, so it’s the sixteenth, but it’s my twelfth. And I’m not...
Postcard 52 from Robina: Leeds, March 29, 2015

Postcard 52 from Robina: Leeds, March 29, 2015

After forty hours of heavy-duty travel, in two cars over the mountain roads of Nepal, three planes – Varanasi to Delhi to London to Glasgow – I finally made it to Scotland, where Martin McDonald picked me up at Glasgow airport and took me the final four hours...