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Right Concentration in Systems Design
What engineering can learn from samma samadhi, the last of the Eight Precepts
Uploaded 13 Jul 2018
<i>Buddhistdoor View</i>: Revisiting Resolutions for Buddhist Media in 2018
A Noble Eightfold Path for the press and the media
Uploaded 6 Jan 2018
Mindful Technology For Right Livelihood: Foundations and Examples
Enabling sustainable entrepreneurship, promoting ethical values
Uploaded 10 Mar 2017
Rainy Day Contemplations on Suffering
Learning from hardship
Uploaded 9 Sep 2016
Painting the Eight Auspicious Symbols for the Dalai Lama, Part 2
The origins and meanings of the Eight Auspicious Symbols
Uploaded 18 Dec 2015
The Path of Joy—The Four Noble Truths in Daily Life: Part Four
Understanding the Fourth Noble Truth: the path that leads to the cessation of dukkha
Uploaded 9 Oct 2015
“Wisdom 2.0”: Hacking Buddhism to Make a Better Samsara
As I approach the magnificently remodeled San Francisco Marriott in Union Square, I become keenly aware of the vast differences in karmic circumstances that exist in this world of “endurance.&rd
Uploaded 20 Mar 2015
Adding Buddhism to Business
Twenty years ago, Tsering was a fully ordained monk in Tibet. Now, 40-year-old Tsering is a farmer and businessman in China. When his sister fell gravely ill, Tsering left Ganden monastery (belonging
Uploaded 12 Dec 2014
Can Mindfulness be Practiced Independently of Buddhism?
In February this year, Time magazine included a feature called “The Mindful Revolution” as its cover story, illustrated with an image of a girl meditating peacefully. With the great efforts to researc
Uploaded 14 Nov 2014
Buddhist psychology and mental cultivation: The Noble Eightfold Path and the blissful state
1. Introduction Through intellectual, moral and spiritual perfection, the Noble Eightfold path leads to happiness, peace and freedom. It is the path that begins with moral conduct and leads to
Uploaded 11 Jul 2013
Mental cultivation through Theravāda meditation techniques
Editor's note: This feature was first published in the now-retired Bodhi Journal, Issue 7, March 2008.  “Monks, the ending of the fermentations [āsavas] is for one who knows & sees, I tell
Uploaded 19 Apr 2013
The Four Assurances of a Holy Life
Throughout 45 years of his life as the Enlightened One, the Buddha in his every sermon (sutta) focused on only two things namely, suffering (dukkha) and cessation of suffering (dukkha-nirodha). Thus h
Uploaded 1 Aug 2011
Noble Eightfold Path: Ethical Guidelines to Individual and Social Development
Dr. Ramala Sarma is Assistant Professor at the Department of Philosophy of Nowgong College, Nogaon.     Society, from its beginnings to today, has witnessed tremendous changes. History shows us its
Uploaded 9 May 2011
Reflections on the Nature of the Conscious Moment
Undoubtedly this is an enormous topic, and acknowledging how it has been vastly covered in various philosophies of both the West and the East I will attempt to neither summarize its historical treatme
Uploaded 28 Feb 2011
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