Harmonious Living

The Strength of Commitment
To “commit” is to give assurance to others and to make a conscientious effort to deliver a promise. To instill Read more.
Have Respect for Life
Life is the most precious thing in the world, so it is imperative that we respect it in all its Read more.
The Meaning of Compassion
Although “compassion is the foundation of Buddhism” is a popular slogan, compassion is not the exclusive property of Buddhists. It Read more.
To Live in Hope
When there is hope, there is a future. The worst tragedy in life is to live without hope for the Read more.
Living Affinity: Love Encompasses All Human Beings
Love and affection are infinitely valuable. There are various levels of love and affection that we can aspire to. Some Read more.
Grounding Relationships in Oneness
When we can practice viewing ourselves and others through a lens of oneness, we will no longer engage in meaningless Read more.
Living Affinity: From the space outside us to the space inside us
Most of us have an idea of what constitutes the space outside us; it is the environment in which we Read more.
Healthy Emotions, Healthy Love
Venerable Master Hsing Yun Our emotions are a very important part of our everyday life, and they star in a Read more.
Living Affinity: Conducting Oneself for the Benefit of Others
Venerable Master Hsing Yun If we want to understand what the Dharma teaches us about building affinity and living in Read more.
Beyond Differentiation: Do Not Judge
Venerable Master Hsing Yun Do Not Judge Others If we never judged others, we would never feel the need to Read more.