Something that has been on my mind for a while now is those moments of seeing good in things they we haven't seen before. Surely impermanence, despite it's oppressive ever present existence, could have something positive.
"The creation pour[s] out of you like you channeled an elder god...Sometimes you are the conduit through which it comes and other times you drag it the fuck out of yourself."
The saying goes "A watched pot never boils". With a little perspective shift it also applies to the Dharma
What is wrong with me?! I’m a world traveler, a Buddhist now! I’m open to every experience! I have always been grateful to learn about cultures. I have always understood that my access to endless food sources is more the exception than the norm worldwide, and it is a privilege to have three meals a day and a roof over my head, and have been appreciative of whatever is given me, even if it’s not my favorite flavor.
The real and honest purpose behind this lesson is to bring meditation to people where they are. Meditation isn't about your income, possessions, education level, or, status.
If you've followed us for the past couple of months you know Jim wrote a book earlier this year. The Practical Meditation Journal, it was a 'hell yeah' learning experience and an amazing opportunity. This guide is written by a normal person for normal people. If you're interested in meditation but without the flowery language... Continue Reading →
This is the script from my very first meditation. So nervous I am working on the video at the time of this writing. I had wrote a script because of the nerves. Keep your eyes open for the video and shortly after after... Eventually I'll put this outline out to everyone, til then enjoy your exclusive access!
This one was the very first interview Jim ever conducted. Having known Chris since the days of I Can't Believe It's Not Buddha (ICBINB), an earlier page that preceded The Unusual Buddha with less swearing lol, Jim felt comfortable that Chris would be an amazing guest and his amazing story of life as a artist and avid meditator was amazingly epic for the first run of things. Enjoy.