September 30, 2015 Talking Buddha, Talking Christ In his address to Congress, Pope Francis drew attention to an unlikely American: the Trappist monk Thomas Merton, who played no small role in popularizing Buddhism in the West. Max Zahn
Self-Denigration is one of the biggest obstacles to bring forth Bodhicitta, the awakened heart. Former Buddhist monk Stephan Pende shares methods to break through the trance of unworthiness and connect with your inner beauty and peace. The teachings and experience of Buddha-Nature are fundamental for us because we are coming from a culture of guilt and shame.