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The Heart of the Buddha: Entering the Tibetan Buddhist Path

Description<p>In <i>The Heart of the Buddha</i>, the Tibetan meditation master Chögyam Trungpa presents the basic teachings of Buddhism as they relate to …

Ancient Philosophy

52 Mind-Blowing Quotes About Meditation

Meditation is that magical tool that helps us to control our restless mind, every day we encounter with hundreds and thousands of thoughts, some of …

Meditation

6 TED Talks You Should Watch To Up Your Mindset

Engaging your mind is the best way to keep it sharp, but in the hustle and bustle of daily life, it’s easy to fall into a slump. If you need a mental pick-me-up, check out these fascinating TED Talks. Get inspired. Get engaged. Give your brain a boost.<p><b>1. Daniel Levitin: How To Stay Calm When You</b> …

Mind

50 documentaries you need to see

<b>Joshua Oppenheimer</b><p><b>The Texan director’s feature debut, The Act of Killing (2012), and its follow-up, The Look of Silence (2014), explore the aftermath of massacres in Indonesia. Both were nominated for Oscars.</b><p>Salaam Cinema, Mohsen Makhmalbaf, 1995<p>For this film, Mohsen Makhmalbaf announces a casting …

Movies

Things I Wish Someone Had Told Me

I wish someone had told me when I first began my journey into a life of my own that where I needed to begin was sitting on the floor, with my eyes closed. I wish someone had told me that my first step, the first step anyone must take is inward.<p>I wish someone had told me when I felt I had nothing to …

Wealth

57 Most Inspiring Mindfulness Quotes

Mindfulness is a process of exploring ourselves, mindfulness is a way to know yourself, a new look to your own thoughts, creating a direct window to …

33 Mind-Blowing Quotes From Thich Nhat Hanh

Do you ever feel that positive vibe, when someone’s writing just change the way you look at the world, Thich Nhat Hanh’s writings shall do that for …

Review: In ‘Evicted,’ Home Is an Elusive Goal for America’s Poor

One of the most heartbreaking moments in Matthew Desmond’s “Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City”— and there’s a shameful assortment to choose from — is when 13-year-old Ruby Hinkston takes refuge in the public library. She’s come to use the computer. It turns out that she’s been slowly …

Photo of the Week: Prefab Cabin with Green Add-Ons

Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shots of the week.<p>@vimob shared a series of images of their eponymous modular home, designed by Colombia's ColectivoCreativo. To lessen its impact on the environment, the diminutive prefab can be …

Sustainable Design

20 entrepreneurs share the advice that made them successful

Regardless of how we define it, success can feel like a fleeting and often elusive target. It takes confidence, passion, and drive to accomplish your goals and to recognize success when you've achieved it.<p>Here's how 20 influential executives and entrepreneurs describe the key to their success.

Success

A Small Wisconsin Cabin Filled with Multifunctional Furniture

This this eco-friendly forest retreat, designed and built by father-son architectural duo Bill and Daniel Yudchitz, wasn't their first foray into small space architecture. Back in the winter of 2009/10, the Yudchitzes built this 325 square-foot retreat: the Experimental Dwelling for a Greener …

Wisconsin

[Slideshow] How Mobile Killed the Desktop: 33 Stats that Tell a Story

It’s no secret: mobile Internet traffic is growing, the number of folks who own mobile devices is growing, and more and more online consumers are …