Being one quarter Chinese in ancestry, it also connects back to his heritage of Buddhism also.
In a video series called, “Discovering Buddhism”, Reeves said: “There is a profound power that is awakened in us by contemplating impermanence and death.
And in his latest bid to improve his well-being, the Democrat has hired his own personal Buddhist monk to help him learn how to meditate properly.
In a commencement speech to the UC-Berkeley class of 1994, filmmaker Oliver Stone spoke of the importance of his faith in the world.
“Buddhism in this country is not really understood; it’s regarded as sort of quaint, it seems to be an old-fashioned religion,” the then 63-year old Stone said. It’s a very active one and has a place in the modern world.” Kate Bostworth was introduced to Nicherin Buddhism when she began dating actor Orlando Bloom in 2002.
‘He has a hectic life, he travels a lot on business as an ambassador for the U. and needs something to keep him sane.’ Meditation offers him that, he has a *mantra that he likes to chant and after every session he feels transformed and full of positive energy.
‘It’s definitely doing him the world of good – he feels fitter and stronger than ever.’ In February 2004, Clinton was rushed to Columbia Presbyterian Hospital in New York City after complaining of chest pains.
We are inspired to practice the dharma in everything we do and not to waste another moment of our precious lives.” Former American president Bill Clinton has taken his exercise regime to spiritual heights – by learning the art of Buddhist meditation to help him relax.