Monthly Archives: May 2011

Gandharan scrolls

“Two thousand years ago, Buddhist monks rolled up sutras written on birch bark, stuffed them into earthen pots, and buried them in a desert. We don’t know why. They might have been disposing of sacred trash. Maybe they were consecrating … Continue reading

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Io

“With over 400 active volcanoes, Io is the most geologically active object in the Solar System.[7][8] This extreme geologic activity is the result of tidal heating from friction generated within Io’s interior as it is pulled between Jupiter and the … Continue reading

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we’re all fools.

nyc in the spring is glorious like Mighty Sparrow’s overalls.

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Buddhist Anarchism

From work: Earlier today I came across a link to the following essay on the Facebook page of Buddhist Global Relief. Written by Gary Snyder in 1961, it is a very interesting read and, as CDDC explains, “it is one … Continue reading

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Hakim of Merv

“At the root of Hakim’s cosmogony is a spectral god. This godhead is as majestically devoid of origin as of name or face. It is an unchanging god, but its image cast nine shadows which, condescending to creation, conceived and … Continue reading

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hungry ghosts

— — — — — — — — — — — — — — — — — — “I believe that banking institutions are more dangerous to our liberties than standing armies. If the American people ever allow private banks … Continue reading

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Paris

                                                                              by … Continue reading

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combo

I’d like to give blu 22 million dollars, an abandoned industrial wasteland, a team of world class painters, animators, cinematographers, and an audio team consisting of Philip Glass, Stoupe, and the Glitch Mob.

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I just want you be happy all the time

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I am an orphan

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