“Touching the Earth”

There is a story of what took place on the night of the Buddha’s enlightenment. Prince Siddhartha, who had left his home and palace three years earlier to become a wandering ascetic, finally sensed that his mind and heart were ready for liberation from all suffering, so he sat down…

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Already Broken

When my friend saw the exfoliating pot in the garden by my driveway, she gasped.  “What happened?”  Then she realized that I must have put it there deliberately. It’s a good daily reminder to me of the truth of  impermanence.  Everything eventually disintegrates. I often think of a frequently told…

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Tired of cynicism, denial and despair?

Dharma Zephyr’s earth care sangha has been meeting now for over a year, so we thought we’d share with you what we’ve been doing – and invite you to take part. Partnerships and action Janet Melander and David Zahrt have started the first Nevada chapter of Citizens Climate Lobby,  a…

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Dharma Zephyr’s Prison Sangha

Dharma Zephyr’s Prison Sangha has been meeting for over four years, led at various times by DZ members Jeff Froschauer, Christy Tews, Steve Swartz and Mark Breedon. The prison sangha is always looking for donations of dharma books and magazines. If you have any to donate, please contact Jeff through…

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