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Summing It All Up

My professor in my Buddhist Traditions class, Peter Harvey, made this comment on our class’ online discussion forum:

“[M]aterial abundance is not a reliable source of happiness.”

‘Nuff said!


Ven. Dr. Myodo Jabo (Sandy Gougis) is a Zen Master and Priest in the Five Mountain Zen Order. She began studying Theravâdin Buddhism in 1998, adding Zen in 2003, and Vajrayana Buddhism in 2008. She currently practices in both the Zen and Tibetan traditions. Her Zen teacher is Most Ven. Wonji Dharma of the Five Mountain Zen Order, and her Tibetan guru is Lama Tsultrim Allione of Tara Mandala. In her free time, Myodo enjoys painting, jewelry making, and other creative endeavors.

2 thoughts on “Summing It All Up

  1. Paul,

    Aw…thanks. 🙂 I’ve been ridiculously busy (as in busy with ridiculous things), but I’m trying to get my priorities on track. 🙂


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