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June 4, 2014
by Lydia Anderson
Today is the twenty-fifth anniversary of the Tiananmen Square protests. The... read more »
Today is the twenty-fifth anniversary of the Tiananmen Square protests.... read more »
May 23, 2014
by Lydia Anderson
Ajahn Brahm's paper, “Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women in Theravada Buddhism” was banned from the United Nations Day of Vesak conference in Vietnam. Ajahn Sucitto has... read more »
Ajahn Brahm's paper, “Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women in Theravada Buddhism... read more »
May 19, 2014
by Lydia Anderson
Barbara Bonner sits down with The Times Union... read more »
Barbara Bonner sits down with ... read more »
March 31, 2014
by Lydia Anderson
Chopped viewers caught Buddhist and actor Michael Imperioli win his round of the... read more »
Chopped viewers caught Buddhist and actor Michael Imperioli win his round of the... read more »
March 31, 2014
by Lydia Anderson

This week’s morsel comes from Daughters of Emptiness, a collection of poems from Chinese Buddhist nuns spanning sixteen centuries. The selection below includes...

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This week’s morsel comes from Daughters of Emptiness, a collection of...

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March 3, 2014
by Lydia Anderson

March is Women’s History Month, and we thought there was no better book to kick off the week than Grace Schireson’s Zen Women. This landmark presentation at last...

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March is Women’s History Month, and we thought there was no better book to kick...

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February 21, 2014
by Lydia Anderson
Sweeping Zen reposts a classic Buddhadharma article by Myoan Grace Schireson... read more »
November 25, 2013
by Lydia Anderson
The Shambhala Sun Foundation's... read more »
The Shambhala Sun Foundation's... read more »
November 13, 2013
by Lydia Anderson

“Many of us began spiritual practice as a means of resolving trauma. Unfortunately, the image of the unattached, enlightened, fierce Zen master who has transcended self-...

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“Many of us began spiritual practice as a means of resolving trauma. Unfortunately,...

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November 5, 2013
by Lydia Anderson
Have you noticed mindfulness popping up in schools, articles, online, and more?... read more »
Have you noticed mindfulness popping up in schools, articles, online, and more?... read more »

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