Life Sucks When We Are Being Stupid

Here’s another article pulled from the CyberTemple archives. The True Freedom Teachings of SuwattanoThe Four Noble Truths of Life:(Life Sucks When We Are Being Stupid) (note: loose translations of quotes of the Buddha are in Italics annotated with quotation marks) 1. Life sucks“Now this is the Noble Truth concerning life …

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What do Buddhists believe?

What is Buddhism? What’s religion? It it not unusual for people to ask me“What do you (Buddhists) believe in?” I usually say that “it’s not important what I believe.” Generally people are not sure how to take that, but they are usually sure that I don’t believe that “it’s not …

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Nostalgic start to 2010.

It’s the first day of 2010 and I’m in a nostalgic mood this morning. Probably because my cold is getting worse, rather than better and I’m not too excited about doing anything other than pretending to be a vegetable. So instead of doing anything serious, I’m digging through a few …

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