Category: Weekly Email

Dear Common Ground Community, We are living in a time when our economy and much of our politics depends on our hearts’ susceptibility to being activated. Our habits and instincts have evolved to respond to stimuli. The practice question is, …

Weekly Email 9/22/20 Read More »

  Join our Email List Greetings Friends, I hope you are well. Our world and country and city are hurting these days, and we are sensitive and hurt as well. How are you finding ways to connect with goodness, with …

Weekly Email 9/14/20 Read More »

Dear Common Ground Friends,   It is so easy for us to overlook the peace and unstained openness here and now, because the confusion and meanness that swirls in our world and in our hearts is so compelling. It gets all our attention. …

Weekly Email 9/2/20 Read More »

August 25th, 2020 Greetings Friends, The book, The First Free Women, Poems of the Early Buddhist Nuns, is the latest iteration of the collected voices of awakened women at the time of the Buddha. In the introduction, Bhikkhuni Anandabodhi writes, There are …

Weekly Email 8/25/20 Read More »

To sign up to receive our weekly email, click here August 11th, 2020 Dear Common Ground Friends Ajahn Chah said, Looking for peace is like looking for a turtle with a moustache: you won’t be able to find it. But …

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