When everything is false, truth resounds like thunder
Thunderbolt is an Active Dharma newsletter about non-bullshit Buddhadharma practice in a world that clings to delusion.
The meditator’s hell
Although the path to liberation through meditation is painful and hard, I still go through it fervently. Here’s why.
On the crisis of the Dalai Lama
The stain on the image of His Holiness reveals that we are more lost than we think. Our perception clouds reality.
Why I don’t believe in mindfulness certification
Completing a rigorous program or accumulating years of practice to earn a mindfulness instructor certificate does not ensure genuine wisdom.
The Birth of a Bodhisattva: The Path to Spiritual Heroism – Part 3
Becoming a Bodhisattva is like accessing a superpower, like acquiring a supernatural quality. What’s great is that this is within our reach.
The path to spiritual heroism – part 1
Humans do many things to deal with human suffering, but only spiritual heroism can solve the problem for good.
What does it mean to be admirable?
To be an admirable person, according to the teachings of the Buddha, means to master virtue, endurance, purity and understanding.