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“Integrating Art & Wisdom” – A Talk by Dzigar Kongtrul Rinpoche

07 Dec 2015 / in Art & Wisdom, Dharma Eye Blog

“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 […]

“Photography and Practice” by Michael Ash

04 Aug 2015 / in Dharma Eye Blog

“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 […]

‘Natural Vitality’ – A Talk by Dzigar Kongtrul Rinpoche

03 Apr 2015 / in Art & Wisdom, Dharma Eye Blog

“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 […]

“The Dharma Eye Story” by Michael Ash

09 Oct 2014 / in Dharma Eye Blog

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 […]

‘Intuitive Wisdom’
 by Victoria Knobloch

28 Jul 2014 / in Dharma Eye Blog

There is a deep connection between art and spirituality. I think without the artist consciously being aware of it, he/she often deals extensively with issues such as: the meaning of life, the question of impermanence or the arbitrariness of fate. Thus spiritual issues, so to say; things that can not be explained exclusively by ratio, […]