When the whole thing falls apart

Everyone who has an interest in Western Buddhism has heard about Buddhist Project Sunshine http://andreamwinn.com/offerings/project_sunshine/ The revelations about the Sakyong hit me hard. The project’s phase 2 report is found here http://andreamwinn.com/project_sunshine/Buddhist_Project_Sunshine_Phase_2_Final_Report.pdf The part 2 report is sub-titled a “3- month Initiative To Bring Healing Light To Sexualized Violence At The Core Of The Shambhala…

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Weekthun Redux: Quantum Physics, Tonglen and me

About a year ago I posted some material about my first Weekthun. I said the week-long meditation retreat was transformative, but I didn’t know how soon I would do it again. I guess I answered my own question, because I just finished my second Weekthun. This year was the usual mix of meditation, silence and…

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