Hindsight is not 20/20. Unfortunately, we cannot control the actions or reactions of others — only our own. And while this is not terribly comforting in times of tragedy, it becomes a challenge for how we choose to act as time goes on.Read More »
Ven. Semkye concludes a series with a talk on how a self-centered thought plays out in wars and international conflicts.Read More »
Life is busy. During the Christmas season, life tends to be WAY too busy. Add to that the reality of what I call Christmas craziness, and some of us might be headed for a nervous breakdown!
More than usual, at Christmas we tend to fill our lives with events, activities and duties that clutter up our hearts and minds.Read More »
Ven. Yeshe shares about compassion and empathy from the Dalai Lama's "An Open Heart" and she suggests that we do three acts of kindness today to practice compassion.Read More »
When I was a child, I felt so honored to be the person who walks down the aisle to light the Advent candles during the church service. I still have a fondness for the Advent wreath, and I have one at home.Read More »
Ayelet Waldman isn't shy about sharing her true feelings about the Jewish festival of lights.
"I loathe Hanukkah,'' said Waldman, a mother of four and author of a book of essays entitled "Bad Mother."