Daniel Scharpenburg

Daniel Scharpenburg lives in Kansas City. He’s been practicing Buddhism for nearly 20 years. He teaches at the Open Heart Project Sangha and is a Zen Teacher (Fashi) in the Dharma Winds Zen Order. His main focus is on mindfulness practices rooted in the earliest Zen teachings and compassion practices rooted in the Bodhisattva Tradition. He has taken Bodhisattva Vows and Brahmajala Precepts and he is affiliated with the Zen Buddhist Order of Hsu Yun.
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Latest from Daniel Scharpenburg

April 14, 2015

Study: Being Exposed to Buddhist Concepts Makes You More Compassionate.

April 13, 2015

“Why are you a Buddhist?”

April 12, 2015

#becausefreedom: The Journey to Legalizing Marijuana in the Midwest.

April 8, 2015

Notes From Brownbackistan: The Kansas Welfare Controversy.

April 7, 2015

The 6 Perfections: Wisdom.

April 2, 2015

The 6 Perfections: Concentration.

March 23, 2015

The 6 Perfections: Diligence.

March 16, 2015

The 6 Perfections: Patience.

March 13, 2015

The 6 Perfections: Virtue.

March 10, 2015

The 6 Perfections: Generosity.

March 2, 2015

The Teachings of Huineng.

February 10, 2015

Don’t Look Outside for the Truth. It’s Within You.

January 20, 2015

The Purity of Lineage in the Buddhist Tradition.

January 16, 2015

Why Bodhidharma Still Matters.

January 10, 2015

Hua-Tou Meditation: A How-to Guide.