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April 3, 2014
by Kestrel Slocombe
Looking for a creative, joyful celebration of Buddhism in music, meditation, and film? Check out Buddhafest! Wisdom author Barbara Bonner will be speaking there alongside meditation teachers Gelek Rimpoche, Tara Brach, Roshi Joan Halifax, and others. The festival takes place June 19-22 in Arlington... read more »
Looking for a creative, joyful celebration of Buddhism in music, meditation, and film?... read more »
April 2, 2014
by Lydia Anderson
Tara Brach shares a story of being present, meditation, and deciding on love at Wildmind Buddhist Meditation. Can't get your kids offline? Deborah Schoeberlein David shares tips for limiting cyber-activity in a Huffington Post video. Eastern medicine is being used in conjunction with Western medicine more and more... read more »
Tara Brach shares a story of being present, meditation, and deciding on love at... read more »
April 2, 2014
by Lydia Anderson

The Atlantic's recent cover story on “The Overprotected Kid” has hit a nerve in many families. Parents don't want to be neglectful, but also don't want to helicopter, and it can be tough to find a balance. Luckily, Krissy Pozatek can help! In the article below, originally posted on her website, The Parallel Process,...

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The Atlantic's recent cover story on “The Overprotected Kid” has hit a nerve in many...

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April 1, 2014
by Kestrel Slocombe
Violence Escalates in Burma - Barbara O’Brien at About.com Buddhism has the latest news. Provocative Buddhist artwork by China’s Zhang Huan in outdoor/indoor exhibit at Hudson River Valley’s Storm King Art Center - Discover this gorgeously original, striking art at Shambhala Sunspace VIDEO: ... read more »
April 1, 2014
by Kestrel Slocombe

For this week’s Meditations Illustrated, Mike Medaglia has illustrated these beautiful, reassuring words from the Bhagavad Gita.

For this week’s Meditations Illustrated,...

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March 31, 2014
by Lydia Anderson

One of the best parts of working at a publishing house is reading finding great reviews in surprising places. I'm happy to share this latest review of How to Wake Up from the University City Public Library Book Challenge:

I read Toni's first book How to Be Sick when it came out...

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One of the best parts of working at a publishing house is reading finding great reviews in...

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