A Chinese New Year on the Dark Side of the Moon

Most of the globe has already celebrated New Year, but the traditional Chinese New Year in 2019 is February 5th.   HAVING FOUND ITS ORBIT, China and the world waited for the first landing on the Dark Side of the moon. News of a successful landing came on January...

Change come from Within

A Tibetan monk found himself in exile on a main thoroughfare in New York, selling hotdogs from his mobile stall. As he busied himself setting up his stall for the day, he looked up and noticed his former abbot coming towards him on the sidewalk. The monk rushed to...

Russian Priest in Old Russia

One evening at dusk, an elderly priest arrived at the town gates to meet with a few of their members. A solider on guard pointed his rifle and demanded, “Who are you? Where are you coming from? And where are you going?” The priest stopped in his tracks. Then he said...

Your Father’s Bones

The famous conqueror of the ancient world, Alexander the Great, one day came across the philosopher, Diogenes. Diogenes was staring attentively at a heap of bones. “What are you looking for?” asked Alexander. “Something that I cannot find” replied Diogenes. “And what...

Change Comes From?

Change Comes From?   A Tibetan monk found himself in exile on a main thoroughfare in New York, selling hotdogs from his mobile stall. As he busied himself setting up his stall for the day, he looked up and noticed his former abbot coming towards him on the sidewalk....

A New Year’s Resolution!

  IT’S NEVER TOO LATE to make a New Year’s Resolution! And one resolution we can all make is TO START! Here are a couple of encouraging stories to get us on track in 2018.   AN OLD PENCIL MAKER took his newest pencil aside, just before he was about to pack...