Divine protection: Tibetan amulets

Divine protection: Tibetan amulets

My partner asked for one of my Tibetan amulets the other day. It was the anniversary of his brother’s death (he fell of a horse in Tibet) and perhaps my partner felt in need of protection.  I have two amulets:  Green Tara and Chenrezig. I bought them when I...
A drink for sore eyes: chrysanthemum tea

A drink for sore eyes: chrysanthemum tea

Flower power As the weather starts to heat up, a tea to drink to cool you down is chrysanthemum. I’m not a big herbal tea drinker, but I really like chrysanthemum and don’t know why it’s not more popular. I mix it with Japanese sencha for a grassy...