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Everyday Buddhist: Practising Listening with Empathy, by Thich Nat Hanh

Mustang girl and prayer flags. Photo © Lisa DaixYesterday, Sister True Virtuetalked a little bit about the fourth precept concerning speaking and listening. This is a very deep practice. Listening is an art, and many people do not have the capacity for it, especially in the case of listening to the suffering of others. One reason for that is that in the listeners themselves, there is also much pain. The store consciousness is filled with pain…

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Apr 23
Practising Listening with Empathy, by Thich Nat Hanh

"Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could; some blunders and absurdities have crept in; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day."

- Ralph Waldo Emerson (via serialchillin)

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Apr 19

pronunciation | nats-ka-‘shE (nahtzkah-SHEE)Japanese | 懐かしいtip | The final pronunciation doesn’t really have an “oo” sound in it.
Mar 28

pronunciation | nats-ka-‘shE (nahtzkah-SHEE)
Japanese | 懐かしい
tip | The final pronunciation doesn’t really have an “oo” sound in it.

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Jan 24

kidpres:

New video:

Life is hard sometimes. Here’s a little advice on how to be a person.

nilesthe5th:

One of my favorite books as a little kid… “The Snowy Day.” I could’ve sworn that little kid was me.

I LOVED  this book!!
Dec 11

nilesthe5th:

One of my favorite books as a little kid… “The Snowy Day.” I could’ve sworn that little kid was me.

I LOVED  this book!!

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Nov 21

kidpres:

NEW VIDEO!!

Kid President’s 20 Things We Should Say More Often!

Enjoy.

Oct 16

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nypl:

Corduroyby Don Freeman
As far as I was concerned this story was complete and utter magic. It had all the elements of drama my 6-year-old brain could handle.
- Amy, Communications
Visit NYPL’s exhibition, The ABC Of It: Why Children’s Books Matter!

One of my favorites.
Sep 20

nypl:

Corduroy
by Don Freeman

As far as I was concerned this story was complete and utter magic. It had all the elements of drama my 6-year-old brain could handle.

- Amy, Communications

Visit NYPL’s exhibition, The ABC Of ItWhy Children’s Books Matter!

One of my favorites.

Sep 10

laughingsquid:

Bluegrass Cover of Metallica’s Heavy Metal Song ‘Enter Sandman’

Aug 22

kidpres:

New video for you! A tiny poem to the world.