The Laws of Dharma: 2. Forgiveness (kshama)

For most of my life, I found it nigh on impossible to even consider forgiving those who crossed me. I realised eventually that it was something to do to my Mum’s saying, whenever we children fell out with anyone: “Shake hands, and forgive and forget.” “Why would I ever want to forget how that person…

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Calling for the Restoration of the Dharma in the Garden of Good and Evil

Last night, I came back from our new Green Druid Mayor’s inaugural party quite late and went into the garden to find dozens of slugs and snails had been having quite a party of their own. Four young and tender purple sprouting broccolis had been massacred, and the rest were hanging on by a thread.…

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