Tag: suffering

05
Feb
2022

Beaten Better

    Be beaten to be bettered, not worse.

04
Aug
2020

Endure Hardship For Happiness

  Shall we not be readyto endure hardshipfor the sake ofcomplete happiness? — Musonius Rufus(That One Should Disdain Hardships)

28
Aug
2019

Ordinary World (Duran Duran): Radio Dharma #6

Lyrics:   Papers in the roadsideTell of suffering and greedFear today, forgot tomorrow Ooh, here besides the newsOf holy war and…

28
Aug
2019

Vanishing Point (New Order): Radio Dharma #5

Lyrics:   Grow up children, don’t you sufferAt the hands of one another… I’ve seen what a man can doI’ve seen…

28
Aug
2019

Everybody Hurts (R.E.M.): Radio Dharma #2

Lyrics:  When you’re sure you’ve had enoughOf this lifeWell hang onDon’t let yourself go… Everybody criesAnd everybody hurts sometimesAnd everybody hurts…

28
Aug
2019

The Power Of Goodbye (Madonna): Radio Dharma #1

Lyrics: Freedom comes when you learn to let go…You were my lesson I had to learn…Pain is a warning that…

13
May
2019

Death Reflections #8

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

10
Dec
2018

Suffering: Super Short Story #527

Suffering: Super Short Story #527 The most interesting stories are about intense suffering and even more inspiring overcoming of it….

17
Jun
2018

War: Dharmagram #142

War: Dharmagram #142 Behind monuments of war, power and glory, often forgotten are pain, fear and suffering. Never again, humans…

23
Apr
2018

Scream: Dharmagram #73

Scream: Dharmagram #73 The screamer in the lithograph version of Edvard Munch’s ‘The Scream’, as if in shock, that he…

17
Apr
2018

Verse On Cause & Effect 因果偈

因果偈    无有如果, 唯有因果。 不信因果, 自食苦果。 Verse On Cause & Effect [There] are no ifs, [while there] are only causes…

06
Apr
2018

Suffering: Dharmagram #46

Suffering: Dharmagram #46 Sentient beings too, animals are, just as we are. If so, may compassion arise in us, for…

07
Nov
2017

Adventure: Super Short Story #478

Super Short Story #478: Adventure He decided to see life as an adventure, as a fun journey for discovery. Otherwise,…

30
Oct
2017

Suffering: Super Short Story #459

Super Short Story #459: Suffering There is only the problem of how to overcome suffering TOTALLY. It was a question…

27
Jun
2017

False Afflictions

As afflictions (烦恼) from (physical) pain (痛) and (mental) suffering (苦) arise from the three poisons (三毒) of transient greed…

11
Jun
2017

Asian Sisyphuses

Of Asian Sisyphuses and human ostriches. The cure for cyclical suffering due to voluntary ignorance? Buddhadharma!

03
May
2017

One Thorn

富贵学道难 + 苦口即良药!

26
Apr
2017

All Suffer

Have compassion for all – not just the suffering ones; but the ones creating suffering for others too – because…

07
Apr
2017

Suffer For Something

Only suffer for something. Never suffer for nothing. – #Stonepeace

08
Feb
2017

Undeniable

Un-de-ni-able. So… go vegan!  #BuddhistVeganFellowship