- Today is the 25th birthday of His Holiness Gedhun Choekyi Nyima, 11th Panchen Lama, the young lama who went missing in 1995. About.com shares some of his sad story.
- “Each one of us is called to be an artisan of peace, by uniting and not dividing, by extinguishing hatred and not holding on to it, by opening paths to dialogue and not by constructing new walls.” These were the words of Pope Francis in the Vatican's annual address to Buddhists during Vesakh. Shambhala SunSpace has more.
- Tricycle looks at the science behind all the mindfulness reports we've seen over the past year.
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In Other News...Fostering Peace
by Lydia Anderson
April 25, 2014