Tag: Buddhist parable on how to heal grief

How the Monk’s Assignment Healed Their Grief


Once there was a couple who lived in a quiet, pleasant community. Their home was situated not far from town. It was surrounded by trees and flowering brush, and on one side of the home, where the stairway down to the ground level stood, a babbling creek edged the home’s border.

Frank and Miri had a spirited daughter, their only child, who was their greatest joy.