Don (obstacle) season, 10 days

I have written about this topic in the past.  I definitely experience this time of year (a time before the Tibetan new year – Losar – where things need to be reconsidered at best, and I often have to slow down to get through it with a modicum of ease).  Not everyone is going toContinue reading “Don (obstacle) season, 10 days”

Prior to Losar: Purification Time

This material is copyrighted by M Kirby Moore.  Reproduction without permission is prohibited.  Thank you for visiting! February 10th, 2013 is the Chinese and Tibetan New Year.  I do not know much about the Chinese New Year rituals, but I will mention what little I know about the Tibetan practices. Losar (“Lo” is Year andContinue reading “Prior to Losar: Purification Time”

Losar in Charlottesville, Feb 2012

This morning I awoke bright and early, after having slept maybe… oh boy… two hours? Anyway, went over to my friend’s apartment for breakfast before heading to the local Dharma Center to do Losar prayers with the Tibetan community. I got to his place at 6:30 am. He was already up and at em, brightContinue reading “Losar in Charlottesville, Feb 2012”