11 November 2018

You Have to Take the Medicine Yourself

A man becomes sick and goes to the doctor for help. The doctor examines him and then writes out a prescription for some medicine. The man ha...

01 November 2018

You Have to Walk on the Path Yourself

In the city of Sāvatthī in northern India, the Buddha had a large centre where people would come to meditate and to listen to his Dhamma ta...

26 October 2018

Zen in a Cup of Tea

A university professor went to visit Nan-in, a famous Japanese Zen master during the Meiji era (1868-1912), to inquire about Zen. While Nan...

10 October 2018

Be Kind to Twilight Years

To those of us who are now in our twilight years, this is a worthwhile read. It has a very meaningful and profound message from the famous C...

18 September 2018

Family, Place of Forgiveness

Pope Francis's message about the family. Regardless of religion, see how beautiful what Pope Francis wrote about the family. "Ther...

07 July 2018

Light the Candle in the Lantern

Another different version of the story of the blind man with lantern. Late one night a blind man was about to go home after visiting a frie...

05 June 2018

The Lantern Has Gone Out

A blind man was leaving a friend's house at night when he was suggested to carry a lantern. Laughing aloud, the blind man snapped, "...

30 May 2018

The Value of a Rock

One day, a young novice monk constantly contemplated about what the value of life is. He often asked his master questions about life, "...

01 January 2018

Kahlil Gibran's Inspiring Poem : On Children

Your children are not "your" children. They are the sons and daughters of Life's longing for itself. They come through you b...

12 December 2017

A Beautiful Message by Arthur Ashe : Why Me ?

The legendary Wimbledon player who was dying of AIDS, which he got due to infected blood he received during a heart surgery in 1983. He rece...