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April 21, 2014
by Lydia Anderson

This week's morsel comes from Where the World Does Not Follow. Gorgeous and unique, Where the World Does Not Follow captures an almost-hidden China. Acclaimed translator Mike O’Connor and photographer Steven Johnson uncover a world rarely seen by outsiders—even as they capture it in its everyday beauty. O’...

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This week's morsel comes from Where the World Does Not Follow. Gorgeous and unique...

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April 18, 2014
by Lydia Anderson
Waylon Lewis speaks with Reggie Ray on Buddhism and life at Elephant Journal. Buddhist Peace Fellowship shares how just one person can make a difference. Earlier this month, Land of Medicine Buddha in California raised over $30,000 to build a replica of the Mahabodhi Stupa in their wheel-a-thon. Did you take a spin...
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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) Ethnocentric Buddhism continued… - Justin Whitaker at American Buddhist Perspective has the latest news on the dire religious conflict in... 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 Nhap Luu Monastery. Can you practice Zen alone? The Zennist weighs in.
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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.

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April 15, 2014
by Kestrel Slocombe
VIDEO: How to Be Alone, Mindfully - a great practice from Mindful magazine Artist and former Buddhist monk Andrew Binkley explores “A Space Between” in Hawaii museum installation (Via Shambhala Sunspace) AUDIO: Enlightening Conversations: The Importance of Friendship... read more »

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