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Are You A Spiritual Window Shopper?

In the last 5-10 years the search for meaning in our lives has taken on similarities to visiting a shopping mall. Never before have we seen such an array of teachers all saying they will bring ever-la…

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Teaching Your Kids to Be Honest

I'm sure you want your children to be honestónot to cheat, lie, sneak, cover up or steal. But what's the best strategy to teach them to be truthful? Some parents might believe itís in a childís…

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Right Speech: Speaking the Truth

There is a Zen story about two groups of monks arguing over a cat. The teacher, in response to the conflict, picks up the cat in one hand and a knife in the other. He says to the group of monks, ď…

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What The Buddha Might Say To President Obama

A dog is not considered a good dog because he is a good barker. A man is not considered a good man because he is a good talker. -The Buddha Why is there so much confusion about President Obama? I…

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A Family of Lies: How Parents Perpetuate Subtle Dishonesty

As children, in an effort to impart the nobility of truth and the depravity of lies, we were constantly reminded of the admonitory tale of George Washington and the cherry tree. For those of you that …

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