Featured Articles and Journals: Community News

November 24, 2012
This is a community space where you can list whatever you're grateful for. "When we feel true gratitude, whether toward particular people or toward life, loving-kindness will flow from us naturally. When we connect with another person through...
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November 23, 2012
This is a community space where you can list whatever you're grateful for. "When we feel true gratitude, whether toward particular people or toward life, loving-kindness will flow from us naturally. When we connect with another person through...
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November 22, 2012
This is a community space where you can list whatever you're grateful for. "When we feel true gratitude, whether toward particular people or toward life, loving-kindness will flow from us naturally. When we connect with another person through...
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November 21, 2012
Selections from the The IDP Community Daily Gratitude Journals and the IDP Twitter feed (#IDPGratitude)
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November 21, 2012
This is a community space where you can list whatever you're grateful for. "When we feel true gratitude, whether toward particular people or toward life, loving-kindness will flow from us naturally. When we connect with another person through...
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November 20, 2012
This is a community space where you can list whatever you're grateful for. "Gratitude is the recognition that we're connected to others, that we're dependent upon causes and conditions way beyond our control for our life and our well-being." Kim B's...
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November 19, 2012
This is a community space where you can list whatever you're grateful for. "Gratitude is the recognition that we're connected to others, that we're dependent upon causes and conditions way beyond our control for our life and our well-being." Kim B's...
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November 19, 2012
Last year, I posted the below article to the IDP blog, at the conclusion of my participation in our first year-long Immersion Training program.   Since then, my path has continued to unfold before me and reveal itself in ways obvious and...
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November 19, 2012
When I was young, I vaguely remember seeing something on television from the 1960s of some young people handing out free food.  It was a soup, or porridge of some kind, and they were doling it out in bowls to whoever was hungry.  It may...
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November 18, 2012
This is a community space where you can list whatever you're grateful for. "Gratitude is the recognition that we're connected to others, that we're dependent upon causes and conditions way beyond our control for our life and our well-being." Kim B's...
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November 17, 2012
This is a community space where you can list whatever you're grateful for. "Gratitude is the recognition that we're connected to others, that we're dependent upon causes and conditions way beyond our control for our life and our well-being." Kim B's...
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November 16, 2012
This is a community space where you can list whatever you're grateful for. "Gratitude is the recognition that we're connected to others, that we're dependent upon causes and conditions way beyond our control for our life and our well-being." Kim B's...
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November 15, 2012
Spurred by Kim B's lovely post on gratitude, this is a community space where you can add whatever you're grateful for. "Gratitude is the recognition that we're connected to others, that we're dependent upon causes and conditions way beyond our...
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November 14, 2012
  A 2k10 flashback:
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November 14, 2012
Spurred by Kim B's lovely post on gratitude, this is a community space where you can add whatever you're grateful for. Today I'm particularly grateful for people who have skills that I don't have: The man who fixes cair, the one who cuts my hair,...
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November 13, 2012
Spurred by Kim B's lovely post on gratitude, this is a community space where you can add whatever you're grateful for. At this moment, I'm grateful for emptiness and that every breath, every moment is a fresh start. How about you?
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November 11, 2012
Here are the top 10 things I learned in the two craziest weeks of 2012. May all experience lead to insight, and may all insight lead to skillful means. And may all skillful means lead to an end of suffering, and may that lead to all sentient beings...
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October 31, 2012
From WellandGoodNYC today ...
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October 31, 2012
  "'Trust yourself' doesn't mean 'believe your thoughts'.  It means to allow yourself to not know and don't fill it up with an opinion." Sokuzan Bob Brown
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September 25, 2012
"..let's ditch the the 99% slogan. In these dire circumstances we must be the 100% -- not because it sounds better, but because all 100% of us are deeply intertwined. We have no choice about this.."
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September 15, 2012
Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche defined sacred space as "a space that is recognized with heart and mind, that radiates a particular atmosphere you cannot help but feel."
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September 5, 2012
Michelle Obama's speech was inspiring. I encourage you to watch it. I like her. I might even say I love her, but in her passionate descriptions of her father’s struggles, Mr. Obama’s upbringing, and her and her husband’s very typical (and also rare...
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July 3, 2012
  Zen teacher Ed Brown is a brilliant cook and founder of the Greens Restaurant in San Francisco, famous for its natural foods cuisine. But during Ed’s early days as a cook at the Tassajara mountain retreat center, he had a problem. No matter...
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June 11, 2012
Break out your thinking caps and twitter fingers...
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May 2, 2012
"Having discovered tools with an immediate impact, for what are we going to use them?" - Dick Higgins
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