Living Wisdom School of Beaverton uses the Education for Life principles of education
Community

Education for Life: Look for the Light

A Simple Concept Essential to the spiritual path and a part of our beginning meditation instruction, we learn to relax and focus on the light. It’s amazing how trained our minds are to look for problems and how our culture, especially educational culture, often supports this focus. Something about that has never felt quite right. I never felt like I … Read More

Madhavi Eby, member of Ananda Portland Sangha at the Temple & Teaching Center
Community, Inspiration

It Is a Small World

(Song composed by Robert and Richard Sherman, 1964) A world of laughter, of tears. A world of hope, of fears. So much that we share, it is time we are aware that it is a small world after all. One Moon, One Sun. A smile means friendship to everyone. Though mountains divide, oceans are wide. It is a small world … Read More

Madhavi Eby, member of Ananda Portland Sangha at the Temple & Teaching Center
Community, Inspiration

It’s All About Community

You know how they say, “it takes a community to raise a child.” They say things like: pulling together, working together, broad minded, community effort. All basically implying a concept of community. The reality of community seems a rather broad definition. I think that a large part of the meaning of community is simply doing something outside of your-self. thinking … Read More