Just the Right Amount
Volume 26, No. 3 – Spring 2008

This online version of the Mountain Record offers a selection of articles. Subscribe to the printed version by either calling us at 845-688-7993 or shopping at our online Monastery Store.

Dharma Discourse

Affluenza by John Daido Loori Roshi

Dharma Talk

The Journey of Not Taking a Step by Geoffrey Shugen Arnold Sensei

Editorial Simply Living by Karin Jinfu Connelly, MRO
Features Pleasures of Eating by Wendell Berry
  Living Simply for Others by Mark A. Burch
  The Word “I” Poem by Franz Wright
  Business as Usual by Joel Bakan
  Dent de Lion-The Lion’s Tooth by David Ehrenfeld
  Community, Work, Relationship, and Family: Renunciation and Balance in American Buddhist Practice by Rita M. Gross
  The Proper Amount of Food and Drink by Joan Chittister
  Tao Te Ching: Verse 9 Translated by Stephen Mitchell
  Francis and Relinquishment: Ongoing Conversion by Marie Dennis, Cynthia Moe-Lobeda, Joseph Nangle, Stuart Taylor
  Eight Awakenings of Great Beings by Kazuaki Tanahashi
Photo Gallery Seventy-two Labors: Images from the Monastery Kitchen by Chad Kyojun Kleitsch
Media Reviews Mother Teresa: Come Be My Light; Haiku Humor: Wit and Folly in Japanese Poems and Prints; Compassion and Wisdom: A Guide to the Bodhisattva’s Way of Life (DVD)
MRO News and Training Introductory and Intensive Retreats, ZCNYC, and Affiliates
Sangha News Community Update
Dharma Communications News and Recent Recordings
Directory A Listing of Resources and Services