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How to manage the return to the office

Gossip, talkers, and nosy colleagues are all manageable with the right mindset.Illustrations by Albert TerceroAfter two years of working from home during the pandemic and numerous false starts, employees are officially returning to work as…

Dalai Lama quotes on life and love

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A Zen priest in Ukraine

I would like to ask for metta where to sit for our tree sangha priest, Kaidō Washin, in Odessa, Ukraine. He continues to care for members of his local sangha under very difficult conditions.…

People talk about –

- the explosion that took place in Karachi claimed the lives of more than a dozen people because decades of haphazard growth and disregard for civic codes created death traps across this vast, cluttered city. People say this disaster…

On nature and human nature

Being able to identify the evil within is one thing, but what can we do when we see the evil outside of ourselves? Normally we should be supporting the victims, which is really important. But how do we do it? Sometimes we just follow our…

Notice: China III – Chongqing

The weather was gray and overcast with a light and persistent rain, and a chill filled the air in Chongqing, China, when we disembarked from the boat that had been our home on the Yangtze River for six days and six nights. The rest of our…