"In the post-meditative experience become a child of illusion" is a slogan from the Tibetan mind training tradition. We engage the world as we experience it all the while realizing that reality is not as it seems to be.
Ouch. We have had reminders about Haiti in the media lately. But I suspect it's out of sight, out of mind in the UK too, pretty much.America is less likely to forget about the spill because it affects American shores. I'm guessing BP won't be so popular there for a long while yet.
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