Many might well question, as some often do, the solitary life….a life that directs itself towards the heights of Nirvana….in a singular way….towards the emptiness of not needing anything in particular….
In a world that seems more complex, intricate and confusing, Yao Xiang Shakya offers the Way of simplicity in Nothing in Life Has Lines Around It…We Draw the Lines
Yin Ts’ao Shakya ‘Avalokiteshvara while practicing deeply with the Insight that Brings Us to the Other Shore, suddenly discovered that all of the five Skandhas are… Read More »I looked too hard for things that aren’t there
Yao Xiang Shakya helps us face the truth in a short piece on how to live knowing we are going to die in Don’t Lament Death, Watch Your Step.
Save by a few things, there is no issue more confusing than Buddhist Theology. Except that more people tend to feel able to debate about it that as the case of string theory. In this exquisite essay, Ming Zhen Shakya expounds a summary of the theology behind our Path.
Beginners in the Path sometimes get confused when reading different Zen accounts. Usually, they get contradictory statements… In “Sudden School and Gradual School”, Ming Zhen Shakya explains synthesizes the approachs of both schools.
The furniture people want to matter.
They want to be loved.
They want to count.
They want to be useful rather than be free.
In this FLASH of fiction, Yao Xiang Shakya shows how it looks to be caught up in the dust of the material world.
You’re going to lose. How are you going to lose? Can you preserve your dignity?
Um budista deve ser vegetariano? Por que? Em “Vegetarianismo e Budismo” Jiaoyuan Fa Shi discorre sobre as ambivalências existentes neste assunto.