Tag Archives: Laughing Buddha

Pain Is Inevitable, Suffering Is Optional.

Pain is of two kinds, mental and physical. Both are experienced by all living beings and we humans are no exception. While most people can handle physical pain with medicines or by learning to live with it, almost all, cannot … Continue reading

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My Epitaph.

RIP RUMMUSER HE LAUGHED TO HIS DEATH WHILE SOLVING CROSSWORD PUZZLES. In my case, there is unlikely to be an epitaph but very likely that this would be my obituary announcement in our newspapers. I hope that you enjoyed reading … Continue reading

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Travelling In New Places.

I have just read a highly inspiring article in the New York Times. The writer could have been me or my friend Chuck. Chuck, I am glad that I don’t have to visit China. Aren’t you? I am still called … Continue reading

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The Laughing Buddha Etc,.

When I had written about my favourite chair, there were many requests for a full photograph of the painting behind the chair, an Ajanta copy on egg tempera painted by Urmeela. It is a scene of Buddha as a child … Continue reading

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