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Teaches Religion and Philosophy at Hopkinsville Community College

Path to God through self-knowledge

Title: Path to God through self-knowledge–a talk given on retreat at Gethsemani Abbey We already know one path to God, it is just around the corner—you go out the door and there is the Gate—just go through God Alone—that is … Continue reading

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The Building Bridges Project

BRIDGING CULTURES AT COMMUNITY COLLEGES   Hopkinsville Community College Hopkinsville, Kentucky Building Bridges BACKGROUND In 1997 Kentucky legislators formed the Kentucky Community and Technical College System (KCTCS) combining community colleges from the University of Kentucky system and technical schools from … Continue reading

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Lost in the woods at Mammoth Cave–I am forced to walk in matters and mysteries beyond me

I am aware of the danger, but I will not refuse to meet it, for you force me to it. Indeed, you force me to walk in great matters and mysteries which are beyond me. — —————Bernard, Sermons on the … Continue reading

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Last Day in Delhi

July 20, 2012 Our final day here in Delhi.  Tsering had organized a trip to the Ramakrishna Ashram near our motel for a time of meditation.  We left the comfort of our air conditioned hotel and a refreshing sleep to … Continue reading

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The Dalai Lama’s Birthday

Dalai Lama’s Birthday The press of the crowd was great today to celebrate the Dalai Lama’s birthday.  Being crowd shy I was hoping to go in late just in time.  In terms of timing I was about 3 minutes late … Continue reading

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Cora

Cora in the morning Yesterday Tsering led our group on a walking meditation. Tibetans call it Cora and it is often translated as circumambulation.  We circled the mountain of the Dalai Lama temple and residence.  It was especially auspicious because … Continue reading

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Cora path

Cora path

This is the entry to the path to Cora–right outside our guesthouse.

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