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February 21, 2014
by Lydia Anderson

Hayao Miyazaki's films have earned him a reputation as a master story-teller and artist. His latest (and possibly last) film, The Wind Rises, has just been released in theaters in the United States. It has drawn criticism regarding its...

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Hayao Miyazaki's films have earned him a reputation as a master story-teller and artist. His...

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February 20, 2014
by Lydia Anderson
About.com takes on the pitfalls of positive thinking. “He also seems to have delved deeply into the Theosophists, and shared their fascination with the spirituality of Tibet. One result of this study, and Scelci’s... read more »
February 19, 2014
by Lydia Anderson
The organizer of the Wisdom 2.0 protest demonstration shares why she and and the members of Eviction Free San Francisco took to the stage at Tricycle. James Ishmael Ford talks Buddhism, Unitarianism, and liberal religion at... read more »
The organizer of the Wisdom 2.0 protest demonstration shares why she and and the members of... read more »
February 18, 2014
by Kestrel Slocombe

io9 interviewed Michael LaTorra, a zen priest, about religion’s future.

io9: Before we look ahead, can you tell us how religion has changed in the past 150 years?

LaTorra: The old ways are dying. The largest world...

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io9 interviewed Michael LaTorra, a zen priest, about religion’s future.

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February 18, 2014
by Kestrel Slocombe

In clear and vivid language, Lao Tzu explains the crucial presence of emptiness in our existence for this week’s Meditations Illustrated by Mike Medaglia.

©2014 Mike Medaglia

In clear and vivid language, Lao Tzu explains the crucial presence of emptiness in our...

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February 18, 2014
by Lydia Anderson
There's a new book review feature at Sweeping Zen, and we're thrilled to see The Mindful Writer by Dinty W. Moore as one of new reviews.... read more »
There's a new book review feature at... read more »

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