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Ariyana’s Apple Almond Delight

Last month for our weekend Nyungne practice, our friend Ariyana brought along the most delicious raw apple almond ‘cereal’ for lunch. Everyone agreed, it was THE most fresh tasting, zesty, energizing dish. 2 days later when we broke the fast, … Continue reading

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Upcoming Lunar Feast days for April, 2012

Please join us in observing a vegetarian diet on the upcoming Lunar Feast days: Friday, April 6, 2012 (Full Moon) Saturday, April 21, 2012 (New Moon) Sunday, April 29, 2012 (Half Moon)

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Vegetarian of the Month ~ Henry Zola Spiegel

VEGETARIAN OF THE MONTH – HENRY ZOLA SPIEGEL Lunar Feast thanks Henry Zola Spiegel for answering our ‘Vegetarian of the Month’ Questionnaire! 1. Who are you? Henry Zola Spiegel, Karma Trinlay Norbu, Practicing Karma Kagyu Buddhist. 2. What are you? … Continue reading

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October 1 kicks off Vegetarian Awareness Month

Lunar Feasters! October 1, 2011 is World Vegetarian Day, and it is also the kick-off day for Vegetarian Awareness Month, so be on the look out for different Vegetarian Awareness events in your area. The day was initiated in 1975 … Continue reading

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Wangchen Rinpoche leads Fish Release

Wangchen Rinpoche leads a fish release in Marina del Rey, California, with chanting and prayers, and gives complete instructions for the animal release ceremony.

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Compassion for All Beings – Light of Consciousness article

Here’s a great article by our Wangchen Rinpoche published in Light of Consciousness magazine. Lots of people in the world have no clue that animals really are sentient beings. Instead, many believe that animals are here for us to eat … Continue reading

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Thich Nhat Hanh on Eating for Peace

The Zen master Thich Nhat Hanh very eloquently expressed what the situation with food is in a talk entitled, “Eating for Peace – the Art and Science of Mindful Consumption.” Following is an excerpt from that talk. If we look … Continue reading

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Spreading the Health

For heart and overall health, longevity, attractive appearance, weight loss,Las Vegas billionaire Steve Wynn has adopted a vegan diet and has become a one-person crusade about the benefits.  On top of that, he has added multiple vegetarian options to all … Continue reading

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Wangchen Rinpoche on Vegetarianism and Lunar Feast

An interview with Wangchen Rinpoche on Chirstmas day, 2010, regarding vegetarianism and his heartfelt encouragement to all to adopt a Lunar Feast in their lives.  Lunar Feast is the avoidance of meat-eating on the auspicious full and new moon days … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from Wangchen Rinpoche

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year and many greetings and best wishes for the upcoming year. I shall pray to my guru and the Three Jewels so that all sentient beings in general, particularly our Sangha members, will enjoy spiritual … Continue reading

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