Teaching Points BLOG

What a treat it was to eat at this combination tea house/Chinese restaurant. The owners hail from Jingdezhen, China, a town known as the, "...porcelain capital of the world." So the cooking styles, emphasis on fresh ingredients, menu selections, and even the products available for sale, are meant...
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TED.com video. (12 minutes,  20 seconds). Speaker: Dr. Daniel  Levitin, Neuroscientist You're not at your best when you're stressed. In fact, your brain has evolved over millennia to release cortisol in stressful situations, inhibiting rational, logical thinking but potentially helping you survive...
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                        A wonderful website, chuck full of ideas, advice, recipes and any other topic of interest for people who like spending (or want to spend a little more) time in the kitchen. This is a fully engaging website—efficient, intuitively well organized and a website that both new...
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Excellent Life Arts Media documentary on YouTube incorporating the voice and practices of a variety of Masters and English-speaking scholars exploring the Dao within the context of everyday understandable examples. Short segments spoken in Chinese are subtitled. Rich imagery. Intelligently and...
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The Brainyquote.com website is a really fun website. Be sure to check out their video of the Top 10 Mahatma Gandhi Quotes.   Submitted by: C. Eaton
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Terrific online resource:  Browse through the online Wisdom Publications catalog or enjoy their thought provoking Blogs and inspiring works by leading authors on the subjects of meditation and mindful living, Tibetan Buddhism, Zen, academic collections, and Buddhism and psychology texts, to name...
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Kudos to the editing team who worked with Master Hui Liu for over a year on refinements to her Dayan Qigong/Wen Wu School text book. The 2015, 3rd edition text is substantially different from the 2006, 2nd edition. The information flows well and is annotated nicely. Titles for warm-ups, massages,...
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Ever wonder why you feel so much better when you practice qigong? Click here to read the WALL STREET JOURNAL, Sept 30, 2013 article, by Laura Johannes. Studies are not "conclusive" yet, but the results we experience from classes surely cannot be refuted. Perhaps science is catching up. What have...
Picture of artist—Holy Molé creator, Rick Hotton
Thank you Andrea  Greenberg for bringing ths delightful online Holy Molé comic to our attention. Andrea shares that, ". . . Rick's work is amazing in that he really does a beautiful job of simply and artfully presenting "aha" moments in a tiny space.  It seems that each week at least three of the...
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Thank you to Molly Axtmann for sending this, and to Wendy Lee for translating the middle section of the song into English.  Sit back and enjoy a wonderful moment of contemplation. It might take a few seconds for the YouTube music video to load. So be patient. It's worth the wait.  Here is the...

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