The 2015 World Day of Peace Message of Pope Francis was released on Wednesday. The theme for the 48th Message for Peace is “No Longer Slaves, but Brothers and Sisters.” The full text is below....
No, it's not a new type of sushi or another form of the martial arts. Wabi Sabi is about accepting the impermanence of life, as well as our own imperfections — with strong implications for how we approach getting — and staying — fit.
The philosophy of life of the Vietnamese bears the deep imprint of the various religions in the country. The Buddhist influence can be discerned in the view of life on earth as something transient and unstable. "Life is but an empty dream," and all worldly riches, honors, and positions are temporary ...