Undoubtedly, we can learn a lot from the Japanese culture. Allow me to share with you some simple yet deeply meaningful Japanese habits that have significantly shaped my life, harmonizing beautifully with Zen Buddhist principles.
The influence of Sen Rikyu’s principles of the Japanese tea ceremony can be seen in numerous facets of Japanese culture. I was fortunate to witness these principles in action during a genuine tea ceremony in
There are several symbols associated with Zen Buddhism that can be helpful in inspiring and reminding practitioners of their spiritual goals. These symbols, from the Enso circle to Buddha statues, have a rich history and
Visiting Zen Buddhist temples is a unique and enlightening experience that provides a glimpse into Japan’s rich cultural and spiritual heritage. As you might know, my wife is Japanese, and we go to Japan every
Ikigai is a Japanese concept that translates to “a reason for being.” It represents the intersection of what you love, what you’re good at, what the world needs, and what you can be paid for.