The Eightfold Path: Right Action (1)

I want to remind readers that I am not an authority on Buddhist matters. I simply write about my own understanding and the conclusions I have reached after many years of practising a variety of Buddhist traditions and hanging out with all manner of Buddhist organisations, schools and other. Right Action brings us into the … Continue reading The Eightfold Path: Right Action (1)

Eightfold Path – Right Speech (1)

‘Buddhist ethics are based on the notion of harmony’   Introduction; intent and view Falsification and fabrication lie at the heart of wrong speech. Together with destructiveness and cruelty they make up the dark edges that mark unmindful and unhelpful speech. Truth and authenticity instead are integral features of Right Speech along with modes of … Continue reading Eightfold Path – Right Speech (1)