Pema Chödrön

Handwritten note where is buddha? honesty in buddhism

Magazine Meditation & Practice

Where is Buddha?

IN MY OFFICE THERE IS A SCROLL with Japanese calligraphy and a painting of Zen master Bodhidharma. Bodhidharma is a fat, grumpy-looking man with bushy eyebrows. He looks as if he has indigestion.  The calligraphy reads, “Pointing directly at your own heart, you find Buddha. “ Bodhidharma brought Zen Buddhism from India to China. He […]

By Pema Chödrön
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