Habits of Happiness: Buddhism Under the Microscope?

Via on Jun 18, 2011

Matthieu Ricard: Habits of Happiness

“What is happiness, and how can we all get some? Buddhist monk, photographer and author Matthieu Ricard has devoted his life to these questions, and his answer is influenced by his faith as well as by his scientific turn of mind: We can train our minds in habits of happiness. Interwoven with his talk are stunning photographs of the Himalayas and of his spiritual community.” ~from Ted.com

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Ben Riggs is the director of the Refuge Meditation Group in Shreveport, LA. Ben writes extensively about Buddhist & Christian spirituality and politics for The Good Men Project, Elephant Journal, The Web of Enlightenment, and is the editor & chief for Henry Harbor--an online magazine concerned with art, culture, spirituality, & politics in the deep South. To keep up with all of his work follow him on Facebook or Twitter. Looking for a real bio? Click here to read my story....

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One Response to “Habits of Happiness: Buddhism Under the Microscope?”

  1. [...] sake that the spiritual path is one that we follow in order to find some semblance of happiness, clarity and certainty in an otherwise mixed-up world. That, and gradually moving away from our [...]

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