Riwo Kangkar, the highest mountain in Eastern Tibet (July 2013)
Iceland, April 2014
Woman from Eastern Tibet Old Tibetan woman in a home built by Karuna-Shechen
Schoolboys in a school built by Karuna-Shechen, Tibet
A young schoolboy in a school built by Karuna-Shechen, Tibet
A young schoolgirl in a school built by Karuna-Shechen, Tibet
Eastern Tibet seen from the air A monk under a canopy of prayer flags
During a speech given at the United Nations some years ago, the respected meditation teacher S.N. Goenka, who passed away in 2013, declared ‟Religion is religion only when it unites; religion is no more religion when it divides.” He also spoke about the meaning of the word ‟conversion” or change: ‟So much has been said about conversion: against...
A humble person has nothing to lose or to gain. If he is praised, he thinks it's for what he has been able to accomplish, not for himself as an individual. If he is criticized, he thinks that bringing his faults out into the open is the best service anyone could do him. ‟Few are sufficiently wise to prefer censure, which is useful, to praise...