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What is an ego if not a collection of judgments and opinions?

What is an ego if not a collection of judgments and opinions? -Ezra Bayda Throughout this month’s Tricycle Retreat, “Relationships, Love, and Spiritual Practice,” retreat leader Ezra Bayda has been offering very clear teachings not just on how to work on relationships, but how to work with one’s own mind. Ezra emphasizes the cultivation of […]

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Judge me, admirable friend

We often think that passing judgment is a bad thing. In the Winter 2010 issue of Tricycle, however, Thanissaro Bhikkhu explains what the Buddha taught about the importance of judgment. He writes: The first step in being judicious is understanding what it means to judge in a helpful way. Think not of a justice sitting […]

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