Volume 30, No. 3 - Spring 2012

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 Discourses

The Question of Life and Death by John Daido Loori Roshi

Joining the Rest of the Universe by Geoffrey Shugen Arnold Sensei

Being Joyfully in the World by Konrad Ryushin Marchaj Sensei

Editorial Fear and Wonder by Danica Shoan Ankele, MRO
Features from Impermanence (excerpt) by Jetsunma Tenzin Palmo
  from Impermanence: The Foundation View (excerpt) by Master Sheng Yen

from How to Be Hopeful (excerpt)by Barbara Kingsolver
  The Eight Things To Remember by Jestsun Milarepa
  from Our Real Home (excerpt) by Ajahn Chah
  from Ten Thousand Joys & Ten Thousand Sorrows (excerpt) by Olivia Ames Hoblitzelle
  A Quartet by Gretel Ehrlich
  Fire Poem by Franz Wright
  Grasses Poem by Amy Clampitt
  Notes from a Dragon Mom by Emily Rapp
  from Cultivating the Empty Field (excerpt) by Hongzhi Zhengjue
  from Poems (excerpt) by Ryokan Daigu
  from The Simile of the Snake: Alagaddupama Sutta (excerpt) translated by Bhikkhu Nanamoli and Bhikkhu Bodhi
Photo Gallery by Yvette Depaepe
Media Reviews Women, Spirituality & Transformative Leadership; Mindfulness in Plain English
MRO News and Training Introductory and Intensive Retreats, ZCNYC, and Affiliates
Directory A Listing of Resources and Services