The view from the Blue Sky…. part of a talk given by Ven. Ryodo Yamashita on 12/18/2011 in Mumbai, India
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It has been announced that Thich Nhat Hanh has come out of coma. Details at the following link:
As many of you know, the Vietnamese meditation teacher, poet, and peace activist Thich Nhat Hanh is in hospital in critical condition. The latest updates can be found below or on his Facebook page. For ways to support him at this critical time please check the page below. Yamashita sensei, who’s own teachings have been greatly influenced by Thich Nhat Hanh, is currently in Himachal Pradesh conducting a retreat. They and we at One Dharma International send him compassion / metta in hope of a full recovery.
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Hello, And thank you to all those who have been listening to Yamashita sensei’s Dharma talks via the podcast or shown other interest in One Dharma International. Today we’re happy to announce the creation of the One Dharma International Sangha via Google Communities. It’s a private community so you’ll need to request to join if interested.
There members can:
-learn more about Yamashita Sensei, Buddhism 3.0, and the One Dharma Method
-discuss meditation and other areas of practice
– discuss the Dharma Talks from the One Dharma International Podcast
-support each other in their practices
And probably a lot more.
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The One Dharma International Podcast presents a collection of Ven. Ryodo Yamashita’s English language Dharma talks. From the mountains of Japan to the jungles of Burma, Yamashita-sensei has 30 years of experience practicing and teaching meditation. His non-sectarian approach focuses on his “One Dharma Meditation Method.” The talks presented here are mostly from retreats held outside Japan, especially in India and Taiwan. They explore how we can transform our hearts and give birth to a new world here in the 21st century.
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