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April 24, 2014
by Kestrel Slocombe

What is the truth of hindrance? For this week’s Meditations Illustrated, our friend Mike Medaglia illustrates these words from Jane Hirshfield on an understanding that can transform how we see the hard parts of life.

What is the truth of hindrance? For this week’s...

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April 23, 2014
by Lydia Anderson
You don't need to travel to Asia or visit a museum to learn about the history of Buddhist art: Buddhist Art News has a wonderful video lecture right online! Do you do yoga or use yoga? Elephant Journal looks at the difference between the two. It's not just relaxation. PsyBlog explains four... read more »
You don't need to travel to Asia or visit a museum to learn about the history of Buddhist art:... read more »
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 »
Bhikkhu Bodhi speaks on charity and being called to act in a new interview with... read more »
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...
Waylon Lewis speaks with Reggie Ray on Buddhism and life at... read more »
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 »

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