Tag: death

10
Sep
2021

Depart Well

    He is blessed who dies not late but well. — Musonius Rufus

10
Sep
2021

Live And Die Usefully

    One who by living is of use to many has not the right to choose to die unless…

26
Aug
2020

Don’t Break Down; Break It Down

  From Marcus Aurelius’ ‘Meditations’: Do not disturb yourself by picturing your life as a whole; do not assemble in…

03
Aug
2020

Live This Day Like The Last Day

  It is not possibleto live well todayunless one thinks of itas his last. — Musonius Rufus(Fragments: 22)

09
Apr
2020

Cure: Super Short Story #707

Cure: Super Short Story #707The good doctorcould curea good numberof diseases,but could not cure life.

10
Mar
2020

Smile At Death

Smile At Death Smile with confidence,not with apprehension, with acceptance,not with rejection, with gladness,not with sadness. Namo Amituofo

20
Nov
2019

Reformation Over Destruction

Question: Is an executioner who carries out the death sentence ordered by the judicial court guilty of killing in Buddhism?…

29
Oct
2019

Death: Super Short Story #673

Death: Super Short Story #673 He knew he had a higher purposewhen he found a purpose to live and die…

29
Oct
2019

Death: Super Short Story #671 

Death: Super Short Story #671    Since you are dying,he told himself,why would you do this nonsense? Since you are…

14
Aug
2019

Death: Super Short Story #600

Death: Super Short Story #600 He thought it was ironicalthat he was supposedto go for anti-ageing and anti-sicknessfood and activities,when…

10
Jul
2019

Work: Super Short Story #565

Work: Super Short Story #565  Since he is going to die, he knows his real work is not for what…

12
May
2019

Death Reflections #1

From: ‘How To Die: An Ancient Guide to the End of Life’ by Seneca, edited, translated, and introduced by James…

12
Apr
2019

Our Job

  Thoughts from ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’ by Harper Lee (as adapted and illustrated by Fred Fordham): As we are…

27
Feb
2019

Time: Dharmagram #383

Time: Dharmagram #383 Say what has to be said. Do what has to be done.

15
Jan
2019

Way: Dharmagram #341

  Way: Dharmagram #341 Better to die nobly than to live badly. (From Marcus Aurelius’ ‘Meditations’)

02
Nov
2018

Death: Dharmagram #282

Death: Dharmagram #282 Mindfulness of death

17
Oct
2018

Dying: Dharmagram #258

  Dying: Dharmagram #258 A book’s title as a key teaching from it. (By James Romm)

22
Aug
2018

Brevity: Dharmagram #205

  Brevity: Dharmagram #205 Life is always too short if you always waste its moments.

31
Jul
2018

Impending Death: Dharmagram #178

  Impending Death: Dharmagram #178 Line by Marcus Aurelius that follows – ‘Let that determine what you do and say…

17
Jun
2018

Smile: Dharmagram #148

Smile: Dharmagram #148 Translation of French words by Death in picture: ‘My arrow [I promise you] spares no one. You…