Tag Archives: Doctrine & Practice

In 2012 I learned I am loved, valued

This is a great question. There were lots of humbling experiences and spiritual lessons in 2012, not the least of which were "getting married," and "turning 40."  May I rephrase: The combination of turning 40 and then getting married, made it so clear to me that this life I have now, while, not necessarily the life I'd imagined for myself, is also real, and so beautiful.

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A gohonzen, or in some areas a hatokesan, is a shrine in a Buddhist's home where one can worship in the absence of a temple.

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