Aspiration
Volume 30, No. 2 - Winter 2011

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 Motivation to Practice by John Daido Loori Roshi
The Way-Seeking Light by Geoffrey Shugen Arnold Sensei
A Life Lived as Vow by Konrad Ryushin Marchaj Sensei

Editorial Bringing the Path to Life by Danica Shoan Ankele, MRO
Features The Precepts and the Environment by John Daido Loori Roshi
  Reflections on Aspiration From Senior Students in the MRO
Excerpts Raise the Bodhi Mind by Maezumi Roshi
  Aspiration and Expectation by Charlotte Joko Beck
  Adopting the Spirit of Awakening by Shantideva
  Generating Bodhichitta by HH. The Dalai Lama
  The Ultimate Miracle Worker by Jalaja Bonheim
  The Optimism of Uncertainty by Howard Zinn
  Arousing the Aspiration of Enlightenment by Dogen Zenji
  Voice of the Precambrian Sea by Pattiann Rogers
  Untitled by Cesar Vallejo
Media Reviews The View From Lazy Point; Vivid Awareness
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