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Sages say that human beings don’t really live in the realm of reality. We use our own filters to distort or delete or generalize it and thus live our own perceptions and interpretations of reality. At a much less meta-physical … Continue reading
The teachings of the Buddha are supposed to provide an alternative path to the rat race. But it seems to me that in Bhutan, the path to nirvana itself has become something of a rat race. Seems like I’m missing … Continue reading
With what seems to be a rising spate of large earthquakes everywhere these days, to me it seems all bets are off. We can take nothing for granted. Not even 400 years of absolute seismic inactivity in a region seems … Continue reading
During the March 11 earthquake in Japan, foreigners who had dashed out of the stairs in panic marveled at the calm way the Japanese people strode down in perfect order and self-control. On 18 September it was the turn of … Continue reading