Category Archives: Prayer

Christmas Afterthoughts

During the Holiday season I was invited a few times by friends from different spiritual traditions to celebrate Christmas. In the area where I live there is a tradition of Kirtan and it was the heart of many Christmas get … Continue reading

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Prayer can be very simple

I am not very good at making prayers. I tend to be quite skeptical that saying prayers can really work, so it helps me to think of examples of how prayer has worked. A friend of mine once told me … Continue reading

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Beginning my Day

I always begin my day with a prayer of offering to the Buddhas by Dudjom Lingpa, called the Stanza of Offering, which goes: “Offering a lake of nectar posessing the eight qualities of pure water to all the Buddhas and … Continue reading

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