“When we trust our creativity we encounter a supreme kind of enjoyment – an amazement at the natural unfolding of life beyond our ordinary way of looking at things.“ ~ Dzigar Kongtrul Rinpoche An extraordinarily thought-provoking, art inspiring, practice encouraging talk on Art and Wisdom by Dzigar Kongtrul Rinpoche… Listen to: “Integrating Art and […]
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“Photography and Practice” This article was first published by Buddhistdoor Global, Sept. 5th, 2014 In photography we are working with light. Simple light. That is if we are simple in our perception. But how does that come to be? This is where Buddhist practice shines some light on the art of photography, and likewise the […]
“I wish to urge students of the dharma who may have forsaken their creative impulse in favor of practice to realize there is no conflict between creativity and meditation. Creativity can be understood, in essence, to be the practice of our own nature and that nature’s expression. You may find your way in to the […]
Dharma Eye: A Unique Buddhist Photographer Collective This article was first published by Buddhistdoor Global, Sept. 19th, 2014 In fall 2007, in the company of Venerable Tsoknyi Rinpoche and a group of his students, photographer Michael Ash made a pilgrimage across Tibet to Mount Kailash, the sacred mountain in Western Tibet revered by Tibetan Buddhists […]
DHARMA EYE NEWS: Dharma Eye has initiated a new collaboration with Hong Kong based Buddhistdoor Global this month, contributing fortnightly articles from reflections on art and practice, photo essays, and travelogues by our artists to their long standing online Buddhist magazine site. To see their broad spectrum of features on the Buddhadharma, please visit their […]
In the earlier stages of history, religion and art were hardly separable things. It often was the case that one of them was content and the other form. Nowadays it seems that content went one way and form another way: they have become separate things. It seems that, in some cases, art became incompatible with […]
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