- Global economics: what would Buddha do? Can we imagine a Buddhist model for economic organization? (Via Shambhala SunSpace)
- Mindfulness-based meditation could lessen cancer symptoms among teens (Via Wildmind)
- Film: The Fourth Noble Truth. After being convicted of road rage, playboy movie star Aaron Redmond is sentenced to individual meditation lessons with an enlightened Buddhist teacher named Rachel who frowns upon his bad boy lifestyle. In each of thier encounters, Rachel teaches Aaron one essential truth, and avoids his patterned flirtations. But soon their mutual attraction forces both Aaron and Rachel to rethink their life choices, or risk losing love. See the trailer at Buddhist Art News.
- Encountering the 16th Karmapa and living Buddhism in the West today (Book review at American Buddhist Perspective.)
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In Other News...A new Buddhist film, & more
by Kestrel Slocombe
March 25, 2014