Buddhist kama muta

Let us today learn something about kama muta in Buddhism:Alan P. Fiske[1] writes that “the principal prototype and precedent of the Buddhist kam muta mote is third-person kama muta when observing, hearing, or reading about the paragon Buddha’s paradigmatic loving-kindness.” But “[t]he percept is that first-person kama muta should also occur …

Weekly most moving moment: A collection of emotions moving through time

Today we have a moving moment which represents a rather personal one for me. I stumbled upon a video capturing the development of a human –  “Portrait of Lotte, 0 to 20 years”; made by the Dutch artist and filmmaker Frans Hofmeester. When watching it I was deeply moved but …

Weekly most moving moment: Moving China Award

For today’s most moving moment we have something different. We have a joint cluster of moving moments, so to speak. We borrow from Alan Fiske’s narrative [1] for it: “China Central television, also state-owned, is the largest broadcaster in China. Since 2002, with the sponsorship of the Industrial and Commercial Bank …