A personal blog by a graying (mostly Anglo with light African-American roots) gay leftist leaning liberal progressive fit married college-educated former Baha'i NPR-listening Professor Emeritus now following the Dharma from California to Minas Gerais, Brasil.
Thursday, March 17, 2016
Via Daily Dharma: Buddhist Science
science is not just an intellectual pursuit for the sake of unraveling
the mystery of nature, but it also has a therapeutic aspect that gets to
the very basic cause of suffering. In this context, a rigorous pursuit
of science is not to hold a blind belief in anything but to honestly and
eagerly pursue the investigation of the mechanism of happiness and