Discovering Tara

When you find your god you find yourself. I remember never feeling a part of a “religion” because the way I saw spirituality wasn’t being reflected back to me. When I discovered Tara in the crystal shop I used to work, everything came into clarity. Her Beginning Before Tara became a Buddha, she was a…

Chasing the New Moon

The new moon rises this Friday, casting its alluring shadow across dreamy eyes. The new moon is a symbol of growth, healing, and inner refection. By the guidance of this moon you will experience a rush of emotions towards the surface. Your body will find itself wanting to release and renew itself through expression. It’s…

A Meditation Practice

I recently just started a meditation practice and I’m finding that it really does work. I don’t chant or even hold mudras, I just sit with my palms up and try my best not to think about food or sleep. I take the time in the morning to sit in lotus pose, close my eyes,…

Tara- A Buddhist Feminist

When I was four years old I was escorted out of Sunday school because I asked to many questions, I was a disturbance to the other children’s learning. “If Gods real, are faeries?” “Is Mother Nature in heaven?” I saw the world differently and therefore I was a distraction to others. After my parents picked…