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April 17, 2014
by Kestrel Slocombe
Ahead of North American premiere of Vara, Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche talks movie-making, rock music, film violence, and more (Via Shambhala Sunspace)... read more »
Ahead of North American premiere of Vara, Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche talks... read more »
April 16, 2014
by Lydia Anderson
Listen to the Dalai Lama teach on Tsongkhapa at the Koyasan Monastery in Wakayama, Japan. ABC Ballarat has a lovely portrait of the... read more »
Listen to the Dalai Lama... read more »
April 15, 2014
by Kestrel Slocombe

For this week’s Meditations Illustrated, Mike Medaglia has illustrated truly powerful words from Anne Frank on the “good news” of human potential.

For this week’s Meditations Illustrated, ...

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April 14, 2014
by Lydia Anderson
Is Buddhism a religion? A philosophy? Both? The Naked Monk weighs in on secular Buddhism. Speaking of faith,... read more »
Is Buddhism a religion? A philosophy? Both?... read more »
April 14, 2014
by Lydia Anderson

This week's morsel comes from Awesome Nightfall: The Life, Times, and Poetry of Saigyō. Awesome Nightfall captures the power of Saigyō’s poetry and this previously overlooked poet’s keen insight into the social and political world of medieval Japan. It also offers a fascinating look into the world of...

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This week's morsel comes from Awesome Nightfall: The Life, Times, and Poetry of Saigyō...

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