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April 22, 2014
by Lydia Anderson
Bhikkhu Bodhi speaks on charity and being called to act in a new interview with Spirituality and Health. It's Earth Day! Shambhala Sun's “Buddhism and Green Living” guide has lots of great information on living with and protecting our environment. Buddhist Peace Fellowship has announced the dates for their national... read more »
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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.

For this week’s Meditations Illustrated, ...

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