To Look in the Mirror

“Wow!” When I try to take a picture of something, and my smartphone shows my face instead. Somehow I am surprised each time it happens! We all use smartphones everyday and look at it so many times.       In Mahayana Buddhism, especially in the...

Learning is opening-up your potential

This week, I went to my friend’s cottage and had dinner. We are all in our late 40’s and early 50’s. The topic was ‘Young people these days’ and ‘why do they act the way they do?’. It’s a typical topic. One friend starts by saying, “A friend of mine, who is a...

Being cool

“What do you want to be when you grow up?” Maybe this was a typical question when you were a child, but I didn’t like that question. I think I know why I didn’t like it and wasn't too fond of that question. Adults who ask those questions expect certain answers, like...