Rev.M. Phoebe Dharma Articles Archive

Articles by Rev.M. Phoebe

Never Tired of Training

Walking a Path

Treat Yourself as You Would Others

Homing Pigeon

Why a Lotus?

On Recent Events

Taking a Step in Training

Spiritual Friendship

The Brick

When the Student is Ready

The Three Treasures Precepts

Articles by Rev. M. Seikai

2016: Anxiety, Distraction, Peace of Mind

The Varieties of Spiritual Experience, Part I

The Varieties of Spiritual Experience, Part II

The Varieties of Spiritual Experience, Part III

We Will Eat Lest We Become Lean and Die

Route Finding

Can We Make the World a Better Place? Part I

Can We Make the World a Better Place? Part II

The Jetavana Monastery

Pilgrimage to India: The Four Holy Sites of Buddhism


The Dharma as a Tool for Everyday Life

Come In, Sit Down and Enjoy Life

The Five Remembrances

Kshanti:  The Practice of Patience

Religiosity, Spiritualism and Spirituality

Mangala Sutta ~ The Highest Blessings: A Scripture Spoken by the Budda

What is Good Meditation

What is “Good” MeditationPart II

What is Good Meditation? Part III

emerging into light a contemplation of avalokiteshwara bodhisattva: things-as-they-are

Feeling Good


Struggles: to Have, to Hold, to Let Go

The Development of Pine Mountain Temple

The Buck Stops With Me

The Economy, The Election & The Mind

The Shield

Row Row Row Your Boat

Just Have Faith

Mind Bright

Sitting Still

Training with and Converting Despair

Articles by Reverend Master Jiyu-Kennett

Internal Work and External Work

Other Dharma Articles

Love in the Empty Cage by Alexa Mehos

Not Becoming Buddhist by Venerable Chang Wen

The Illusion of Separateness by Paul Erlandson

The Hungry Ghost by Alexa Mehos

There are no Words by Annamarie Hemingway

Autumn Retreat 2014 by Laurie Ottens

Leaving the Temple by Kristin Morris

On The Occasion of Taking the Precepts by Thea Mercouffer

The Outsider and the Refuge transcription of a talk given by Steve Murray in September 2013

An Intensive Lay-Practice Month from Martin Jordan, Sheffield Meditation Group, UK

excerpts from “What Seems Important Now” by Rev. Master Daizui MacPhillamy

Mindfulness Poem by Maryanne Southam

Zazen by Glenn Turner

Comments on Rev. Master Seikai’s Article “The Practice of Patience” by Steve Murray

Rex by Judy Saltzman

More Than Thanks by Bhikshuni Thubten Saldon

Compassion for Dying Animals by Day Yeager

Shifting Gears by Steve Murray, Lay Minister

Reflections on the Samantabhadra Retreat by Beth Kaminaka

Training with a Dog by Theresa Carney

Pruning Inside an Out by Amber Arvidson

It Looks Different, But it’s the Same by Sally Brown

Short and Hopefully Sweet by Alberta Weingart

Turning, Turning by Beth Kaminaka

A Temple Retreat by Steve Murray

Grasping the Will by Sally Brown