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.
Friday, November 8, 2019
Via Daily Dharma: Transforming Suffering into Wisdom
Buddhism is a method of transforming the deep misunderstanding of the world that causes unhappiness into a wisdom that recognizes the impermanent, changing nature of everything we grasp—most significantly our selves.
—David Patt, “Who’s Zoomin’ Who? The Commodification of Buddhism in the American Marketplace”