Weekly Highlights
Nirvana (Niết Bàn)
Thursday, March 18, 2021(View: 4133)
In order to truly understand the root of our sufferings, we must recognize the nature of our own mind and how our response the outer world impact our life journey. We are the product of our own doings. We create our future circumstances with each choice we make, along the life path.
Monday, January 18, 2021(View: 5958)
For most of us, the phrase “sitting in meditation” refers to the practice of physically sitting still and and re-focusing our attention to the present moment. Living with the true Zen meaning of sitting in meditation, we effortlessly exist at inner peace while at rest and while in motion. Within the true state of sitting in mediation, we live within the life stream at full awareness and adaptively respond to the life circumstances with our Inner Light and an universal compassion.
Friday, November 27, 2020(View: 9959)
"We should never take for granted the timespan during which we have the adequate health and mental faculty to embark and continue along the life path toward a Timeless Inner Peace."
Monday, September 28, 2020(View: 13070)
"I contemplate how we are symbolically similar to the lotus blossom yet so innately different compared to the lotus plant."
Monday, September 28, 2020(View: 7218)
Ngày Giỗ is a beautiful and meaningful tradition in my culture. Every year on the date of passing, the family members get together for Ngày Giỗ, the Day of Remembrance and Commemoration.
Thursday, March 18, 2021(View: 2495)
Spring tulips in bloom.
Friday, November 27, 2020(View: 3549)
"Live each moment meaningfully, so that it shall further the journey toward Nirvana."
Sunday, September 27, 2020(View: 1241)
"The Karmic world is a closed system and while inside it we shall not escape our own doings."
Monday, May 4, 2020(View: 8376)
"I paint to manifest what words cannot express."-Diana Zen, ZenMoon
Tuesday, February 25, 2020(View: 2666)
May there be peace on earth and Inner Peace within everyone's heart.--ZenMoon
Thursday, March 18, 2021(View: 3105)
All materialization in the natural world are the manifestation and derivation of the inherent duality of the physical universe. Duality is the subjective state of mind, while the mind conscious assess the input from the world from an egocentric viewpoint.
Monday, January 18, 2021(View: 4938)
Living with the Original No-Mind, our thought flow seamlessly without blockage and interruption. Within the thought flow, the mind does not become emotionally affixed to any one arising thought to hinder the objectivity of awareness. We exist at the enduring Zen state of meditation…the state of Timeless Inner Peace.
Friday, November 27, 2020(View: 10029)
Existing as a human is fundamental, since it allows one to put The Teaching into practical application first hand and be at Nirvana in the present.
Monday, September 28, 2020(View: 3717)
Our perceptions are perpetually influenced by our past. As we navigate through life using our senses and subjectively interpret the sensory information, our impressions are never truly accurate.
Monday, May 4, 2020(View: 11435)
There is only one actuality...one true Reality. Yet, we all see that absolute Reality differently. We each see our life reality through our own color-tinted lenses and filtered, distilled, and refined by our past experiences and bias.
MY VARIOUS LIFE INTERESTS
Thursday, March 18, 2021(View: 4808)
Calming music and imageries
Monday, January 18, 2021(View: 12492)
One can contemplate and reflect on the similarities and differences between human and plant life. Having the human form is essential in order to make progress toward transcendence of the Karmic cycle.--ZenMoon
Friday, November 27, 2020(View: 5465)
Choose the Path to the Timeless Inner Peace.
Monday, September 28, 2020(View: 35444)
Nothing in life is ever random.--ZenMoon
Tuesday, May 5, 2020(View: 9941)
This is a story about Karma, surprisingly.
Tuesday, February 25, 2020(View: 12889)
The actual reality changes as we project our fluctuating mind's reality onto the outer world.
Thursday, March 18, 2021(View: 4987)
An informative short video on the meanings and importances of differnet hand gestures, mudras, depicted in Buddhist art.
Friday, November 27, 2020(View: 4412)
An interesting short video on ancient Buddhist cave shrines in China.
Sunday, May 3, 2020(View: 4048)
Bodhidharma is the the first patriach Chan Buddhism to China...later known as Zen in Japan.
Tuesday, February 25, 2020(View: 4965)
An interesting video on the Japanese Buddhist altar, a butsudan.
Thursday, November 28, 2019(View: 5279)
"Lumbinī is a Buddhist pilgrimage site in the Rupandehi district of Nepal.It is the place where Queen Mayadevi gave birth to Gautam Buddha."
Thursday, October 3, 2019(View: 9460)
"This short film, made by the International Dunhuang Project at the British Library, tells of the story of the sutra scroll, its science and its conservation."
Thursday, March 18, 2021(View: 14495)
Each vitamin-packed smoothie made with natural fruits and veggies!
Monday, January 18, 2021(View: 3073)
No garlic, no chive, no green onion...the 'Temple Kimchi' is a different from other kimchi in Korea.
Monday, January 18, 2021(View: 3070)
Easy recipe to make vegan kimchi. This vegan kimchi is not temple kimchi since it contains onion & garlic.
Friday, November 27, 2020(View: 8397)
How meat are grown in the lab.
Monday, September 28, 2020(View: 7705)
A vegan recipe for Vietnamese pho.
Thursday, March 18, 2021(View: 4710)
The race to create man-made meat. Lab-grown meat is beneficial to all creatures.
Monday, May 4, 2020(View: 11232)
This is a very inspirational talk on sustainable design. Treated bamboo has great potential as a sustainable green timber source for imaginative architecture design.
Tuesday, February 25, 2020(View: 5143)
A plant-based diet is indeed a compassionate choice for our health, our planet, and for animals. This TED talk is very meaningful.
Thursday, November 28, 2019(View: 8971)
Being a weekday vegetarian is beneficial for the environment and humane for the animals.
Sunday, August 18, 2019(View: 6798)
Meatless Monday is a great concept. It is a simple commitment that yields big impact.
Thursday, March 18, 2021(View: 4755)
But what does aging really mean, and how does it counteract the body’s efforts to stay alive?
Monday, January 18, 2021(View: 2999)
How the Pfizer/BioNtech, Moderna, and other coronavirus vaccines work, their potential side effects, who's first in line to receive one, and why we need to address racial and social equities.
Friday, November 27, 2020(View: 7997)
Split-brain researchs show that each brain hemisphere has its specialized tasks.
Monday, September 28, 2020(View: 4997)
A journey into the lungs to see how the respiratory system and automatic nervous system work together to keep us alive and breathing.
Monday, May 18, 2020(View: 4708)
The complex journey of oxygen through your body
Thursday, March 18, 2021(View: 10743)
Perception is indeed a subjective and relative experience. Our health and well-being is affected by the mind's eye.
Friday, November 27, 2020(View: 12073)
"Matt Killingsworth built an app, Track Your Happiness, that let people report their feelings in real time." Data collected showed that we are happiest when we are present in the moment.
Monday, September 28, 2020(View: 6794)
A clear healthy mind and body are a essential facilitators so that one may more easily learn the Teaching.
Tuesday, May 5, 2020(View: 5812)
How to get quality sleep. Sleep is essential for good health so that we can continue to learn the Dharma.
Sunday, May 3, 2020(View: 10321)
How airborne particles are dispersed in the airplane cabin due to the airflow
Friday, February 28, 2020(View: 6898)
This is a natural enzyme drink that will help break down your food so your body can absorb the nutrients it needs to function well.
Thursday, March 18, 2021
"Time is never in our favour. How much of a lifetime was actually spent on living life meaningfully and judiciously unwastefully?"-ZenMoon.
Friday, November 27, 2020
Leather grown from mushrooms
Monday, September 28, 2020
Watching this video makes me think about the philosopical question: "If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound?--ZenMoon
Monday, May 4, 2020
"The value of a person is not measured by materialistic gains or haves."-Diana Zen, ZenMoon
Saturday, February 29, 2020
Treat everyone with kindness and understanding. We are all entangled in Karma. Live with compassion --ZenMoon
Tuesday, February 25, 2020
How profits comes before patients by drug companies.
Thursday, October 3, 2019
Evolution does not favor our perceptual reality. We construct and reconstruct our perception of the world based on our own belief and experience. We never perceive reality as it truly is.
Sunday, August 18, 2019
A tour of Vietnam from Hanoi to Saigon with stops in Sa Pa and Tam Coc.
Thursday, June 6, 2019
This is an interesting piece from 20/20. We are the composition of our past. We come into the current lifetime with a continuous collective stream of consciousness.--ZenMoon
Tuesday, January 15, 2019
A clean and decluttered space gives ones a more optimum living environment to study the Teaching.
Tuesday, December 25, 2018
We exists within a dualistic physical world. We are the product of the Karma created by our dualistic mind. Zen is the freedom from the mind's duality and transcendence from life's duality.
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Ultimately, we are our own saviour and liberator. With self-determination, Dzung, everyone is capable of reaching the spiritual destination: Nirvana.--ZenMoon