Blog

The Tattooed Buddha hopes to bring forth not the most popular in commercialized voices, but instead the deepest, most heartfelt, and dedicated voices.

Those who wish to create deep and lasting change within their families and communities.

The Fifth Precept: Meditation is Not About Getting High (and Why I Don’t)

By | April 24th, 2018|Addiction & Recovery, blog, Buddhism, Featured, The American Buddhist|

We sit without moving, observe our minds, and learn to work skillfully with what we find there. How can we study the mind if we constantly change it with substances? By Alex [...]

Sure, Sometimes I Contemplate Suicide {Trigger Warning}

By | April 23rd, 2018|blog, Empower Me, Featured, The Renegade Buddhist|

There was a customer sobbing at work the other night. She was talking with someone on her phone, and after that she just sat down on a bench and sobbed. Then she holed [...]

The Faces of Meditation: Rae McPherson

By | April 22nd, 2018|blog, Featured, The Faces of Meditation|

  By Rae McPherson I was first introduced to meditation nearly 10 years ago. Plagued with anxiety a psychologist introduced me to mindfulness and suggested a regular meditation practice to ease my troubled mind. [...]

The Fifth Precept: Meditation is Not About Getting High (and Why I Don’t)

By | April 24th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

We sit without moving, observe our minds, and learn to work skillfully with what we find there. How can we study the mind if we constantly change it with substances? By Alex [...]

Sure, Sometimes I Contemplate Suicide {Trigger Warning}

By | April 23rd, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

There was a customer sobbing at work the other night. She was talking with someone on her phone, and after that she just sat down on a bench and sobbed. Then she holed [...]

The Faces of Meditation: Rae McPherson

By | April 22nd, 2018|Tags: , , , , , |

  By Rae McPherson I was first introduced to meditation nearly 10 years ago. Plagued with anxiety a psychologist introduced me to mindfulness and suggested a regular meditation practice to ease my troubled mind. [...]

Be Grateful to Everyone {Lojong Teaching}

By | April 21st, 2018|Tags: , , , , , |

No one lives in a vacuum and our existence depends on others all the time, and our dependence runs deeper than that. Who we are comes from others too.   By Daniel [...]

The Faces of Meditation: Jeff Eisenberg

By | April 19th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , |

Like most practitioners, I was drawn to a pursuit of Buddhism and Buddhist meditation in response to being overwhelmed by life’s difficulties and my inability to effectively deal with them.   By Jeff [...]

(Visited 578 times, 2 visits today)