April 2020 Blog Posts (11)

Chrysalis by R. Althouse

Added by Robert Joshin Althouse on April 25, 2020 at 0:38 — No Comments

After the Storm

Added by Robert Joshin Althouse on April 21, 2020 at 5:51 — No Comments

Deep Nembutsu.

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Added by Dayamay Dunsby on April 17, 2020 at 14:36 — No Comments

Storm by R. Althouse

Added by Robert Joshin Althouse on April 16, 2020 at 3:05 — No Comments

Spring by R. Althouse

Added by Robert Joshin Althouse on April 12, 2020 at 18:43 — No Comments

Not Just About Me.

I had a bit of a rough night last night, which is not unusual, but in these current circumstances contributes more to the weirdness and difficulty of the lockdown than it does to a smooth adaptation. I have been in isolation, due to having some symptoms consistent with Coronavirus for nearly a week. I am asthmatic and have experienced some breathlessness so have taken the precautions laid out in the guidelines. This has been harder than I had imagined it would be. I feel as if…

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Added by Dayamay Dunsby on April 11, 2020 at 13:30 — 1 Comment

Standing Watch

Added by Robert Joshin Althouse on April 5, 2020 at 20:17 — No Comments

Fragile Nature

I found this lovely quote in a book about Jizo bodhisattva:



"We perceive the fragile nature of our human life and it makes us afraid. As protection against the inevitable assaults of a human life - separations, failures, abuse, illness and death - we construct a set of strategies and defences called a self. Each time we perceive danger we fortify the defences until we find ourselves trapped and isolated inside its walls. Like a stone or wooden Jizo, we are frozen and lifeless. We… Continue

Added by Dayamay Dunsby on April 5, 2020 at 11:34 — 1 Comment

Causes and Conditions

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Added by Dayamay Dunsby on April 4, 2020 at 23:30 — No Comments

Storm by Robert Althouse

Added by Robert Joshin Althouse on April 3, 2020 at 1:36 — No Comments

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Blog Posts

"Silence"

Posted by Tineke Osterloh on September 22, 2020 at 16:00 0 Comments

Passage by R. Althouse

Posted by Robert Joshin Althouse on September 20, 2020 at 22:29 0 Comments

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