Tag Archives: Buddhism

Response to Brad Warner’s Annoyed Reaction to Ken Wilber’s Brain Waves

As I’ve obviously stated in the title of the this blog post, this is a response to Brad Warner’s article published on Suicide Girls blog. In that article he compared Ken Wilber stopping-his-brain-waves video to the art of street juggling. Since I’m the unnamed “Facebook friend” and “commenter” Brad referred to who posted the video […]

#BGeeks11 – Epilogue: It’s Good To Be In Something From the Ground Floor


”Lord, I’ve been thinking- spiritual friendship is at least half of the spiritual life!” 
The Buddha replied: “Say not so, Ananda, say not so. Spiritual friendship is the whole of the spiritual life!” (Samyutta Nikaya, Verse 2) I’m still riding high from the Buddhist Geeks Conference over the weekend. I’ve already posted a daily summary (see […]

#BGeeks11 – Monkeys in Mid-Swing

Day 3 of the Buddhist Geeks Conference 2011 started with an #openpractice with Ken McLeod. Ken guided us with an expansive/contractive awareness meditation technique. It was a good sit. If done correctly the technique will lead the practitioner to perceive the expansive and contractive flow of sensory experience. I’ve just added this awareness technique to my […]