Tag Archives: Karma

We are all Hungry Ghosts

Today is the Hungry Ghost Festival celebrated during the seventh month of the lunar calendar, known as Ghost Month, coinciding with the full moon. It is celebrated in Buddhism, Taoism, and Hinduism and also in many East Asian folk religions. On … Continue reading

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“Karma, Dharma, Pudding and Pie” by Philip Applebaum

O Karma, Dharma, pudding and pie, gimme a break before I die: grant me wisdom, will & wit, purity, probity, pluck & grit. Trustworthy, loyal, helpful, kind, gimme great abs & a steel-trap mind, and forgive, Ye Gods, some humble … Continue reading

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