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Do Not Close Your Eyes Before Suffering

Do not close your eyes before suffering. Find ways to be with those who are suffering by all means, including personal contacts and visits, images and sounds. By such means, awaken yourself and others to the reality of suffering in the world. —The Buddha It has been an honor working with the New York Zen […]

By Tricycle
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A Caregiver’s Story: Kaz Suzuki

Around 1989, my partner Raymond, with whom I ended up living for eleven years, began to show some symptoms of HIV-related illness. Considering we were a Japanese and American couple, everyone thinks that I was the one who brought him to Buddhist practice, but actually it was the opposite. He had gotten hold of a […]

By Kaz Suzuki
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