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November 26, 2014
by The Dalai Lama
The Tathāgata’s Qualities

Editor’s Note: In this excerpt from their new book Buddhism: One Teacher, Many...

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The Tathāgata’s Qualities

Editor’s Note: In this excerpt from their new book...

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September 3, 2014
by Ajahn Brahm
107. The Enlightenment Game

When asked by a popular Buddhist magazine to write an article on enlightenment, I sent the following spoof on the TV show Who Wants to Be...

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107. The Enlightenment Game

When asked by a popular Buddhist magazine to...

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August 11, 2014
by Lydia Anderson

This week's morsel comes from Meditation on the Nature of Mind by His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Khöntön Peljor Lhündrub, and José I. Cabezón. At the heart of this...

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This week's morsel comes from Meditation on the Nature of Mind by His...

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June 26, 2014
by Kestrel Slocombe
Slow-Motion Satori - The Zen tradition’s “sudden enlightenment” may not... read more »
March 17, 2014
by Lydia Anderson
Can you be spiritual and not religious? Or vice versa? The Zennist... read more »
Can you be spiritual and not religious? Or vice versa?... read more »
January 27, 2014
by Lydia Anderson
Come as you are to ... read more »
Come as you are to ... read more »
December 12, 2013
by Lydia Anderson

“If you want enlightenment, abandon to its depths all ordinary attachment to deeds and behavior, principles and obligations, opinions and interpretations; be as before the...

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“If you want enlightenment, abandon to its depths all ordinary attachment to deeds and...

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November 29, 2013
by Bhikkhu Bodhi

We have come to our final selection in the Teaching of the Buddha blog series. In today's sutta, the Buddha challenges the Venerable Sāriputta’s “...

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We have come to our final selection in the Teaching of the Buddha blog...

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November 26, 2013
by Bhikkhu Bodhi

We have come to the final week in our Teachings of the Buddha series. The theme for this week is “The Planes of Realization.”—editor's note

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We have come to the final week in our Teachings of the Buddha series. The...

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