Wildmind.org has excerpted Lama Willa Miller ‘s upcoming October release Everyday Dharma: Seven Weeks to Finding the Buddha in You . This extract, Adorning Your Sacred Space, reveals how the symbolism of a shrine can help you connect with your own deepest values and spiritual potential.

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Lama Willa Miller has studied and practiced Tibetan Buddhism for the last twenty years, and is an authorized lama in that tradition. Lama Willa teaches Tibetan Buddhist practice and meditation in the Northeastern United States. She has an M.A. in Buddhist Studies from the University of Virginia, and is working towards a PhD at Harvard University. She lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts, with her husband and two dogs. Her book, from which this article is extracted, will be published in October, 2009.

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