I recently had an interesting discussion about spirituality being immanent or transcendent.
The Shinto kagami (mirror) is the mitama (soul) of Amaterasu no Ō Kami.
Musubi is the vertical connection between ourselves and the kami, and is also a horizontal connection between all peoples. How do we strengthen these connections?
The word kami has many layers of complexity. Read more to understand more the rich depth of this term.
The forest itself is a shrine where the kami dwell in the trees.
Lama Rabten putting up new prayer flags at Jangchub Chorten (Enlightenment Stupa).
Learn how to do Walking Meditation. We have several walking paths dedicated to this practice at Shin Mei Spiritual Centre.
Ōshogatsu: greeting the New Year
Viewing the first sunrise of the New Year is a sacred moment.