Is This the Secret to Happiness?

Buddhism, psychology, and life experience all agree on one point, says Zen priest and psychiatrist Robert Waldinger: a larger, more connected sense of self makes life fulfilling and meaningful. The post Is This the Secret to Happiness? appeared first on Lion's Roar. Source link

Ritual as an Opening to Love

Ritual is a foundational component of many Buddhist traditions, yet Western Buddhists are often reluctant to engage in ritual practice. According to Buddhist teacher and professor Anne C. Klein (Lama Rigzin Drolma), this resistance can actually be generative. In fact, Klein believes that working with our resistance to ritual can open us to spaces of wonder, liberation, and belonging. In […]

Hospital Chaplain Venerable Dr. Longyun Shi Is There for Everybody

Venerable Dr. Longyun Shi works full-time as the oncology and ICU chaplain at Stanford Health Care. If you look at her bio on the Stanford spiritual care page, you’ll see that she is also called Ven. Zhiyun Cai. Longyun Shi is her monastic name; Zhiyun Cai is her official name. “Just call me Yun,” she says cheerfully.  This multiplicity of […]

Natalya Khorover: Could it be plastic? –

When you hear an artist say they’re putting the pedal to the metal – and they’re talking about their sewing machine – you get a sense of determination, intensity and a fiery spirit. That kind of steely machine stitching can only come from someone who’s passionate about their cause. Natalya Khorover is one such woman. Natalya had a thrifty upbringing […]

Marketing Strategy of Garment Industry

Marketing Strategy of Garment Industry Manisha BeniwalDepartment of Textiles (Fashion Technology)DKTE’S Textile & Engineering Institute, Ichalkaranji, IndiaIntern at Textile LearnerEmail: [email protected]   Garment Industry: Garment industry summarizes the types of trade and assiduity along the product and value chain of apparel and garments, starting with the cloth assiduity (directors of cotton, hair, fur, and synthetic fiber), embellishment using embroidery, via […]

Meeting Others As Strangers

Each month, Tricycle features articles from the Inquiring Mind archive. Inquiring Mind, a Buddhist journal that was in print from 1984 to 2015, has a growing number of articles from its back issues available at (help Inquiring Mind complete its archive by donating here). Today’s selection is from the Fall 2004 issue, Reconciliation. “At every meeting we are meeting […]

Off-line Bale Management System in Spinning Mill – Textile Learner

Procedures for Preparation of Off-Line Bale Management System Mohammad Mahbubur Rahman (Maya)AGM, M.Hossain Cotton Spinning Mills LtdEmail: [email protected]   Bale Management: Simply, bale management is the management of bales selection and bales distribution to achieve acceptable quality and cost. Bale management basically deals with the judicious selection of cotton bales in the lay down in order to obtain consistent quality […]

Yarn Realization in Spinning

What is Yarn Realization?Yarn realization (YR) is a term used to represent the quantity of yarn produced from a given weight of raw material expressed as a percentage. A high yarn realization is a matter of paramount importance in the production economics of a spinning mill. Yarn Realization (YR) is largely governed by the level of trash in cotton, expected […]