farmhouse

Reaching the summit

He was born the son of a poor farmer in Northern Thailand … he died 60 years later, his only possession the robe on his back. Even so, more than a million people came to his funeral, including the king and queen of Thailand. He changed the lives of tens of thousands, teaching them to conquer their fears, endure suffering …

The open heart knows only connection

Ezra Bayda tells us in his book “Being Zen” the story of James, who was 76 years old when they met, dying from lung cancer and heart failure and confined mostly to lying in bed. Although he was very weak, he would always try to be friendly and pleasant. He would even force himself to stay awake so that he would not …