The Wisdom Blog: Classic & Contemporary Buddhism

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September 19, 2013
by Lydia Anderson

There is so much happening in the Buddhist, meditation, and mindfulness communities, and we want to make sure you know about it! Every weekday we'll be rounding up the latest posts in the digital world.

About.com looks at Master Dogen's Vow and atonement. The Modern Tokyo Times has a piece on art, Buddhism,... read more »

There is so much happening in the Buddhist, meditation, and mindfulness communities, and we want...

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September 19, 2013
by Lydia Anderson

“During a dream, if one feels compassion, it is genuine compassion that arises.”—The Dalai Lama, Sleeping, Dreaming, and Dying

 

“During a dream, if one feels compassion, it is genuine compassion that arises.”—The Dalai Lama...

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September 19, 2013
by Bhikkhu Bodhi

We begin our Teachings of the Buddha project in earnest today with an excerpt from the introduction to In the Buddha’s Words by Bhikkhu Bodhi. Ven. Bodhi describes why the Pali canon is so important and so difficult to curate.

Though his teaching is highly systematic,...

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We begin our Teachings of the Buddha project in earnest today with an excerpt from...

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September 18, 2013
by Lydia Anderson

There is so much happening in the Buddhist, meditation, and mindfulness communities, and we want to make sure you know about it! Every weekday we'll be rounding up the latest posts in the digital world.

Mandala reports on how the Sera Je Food Fund is helping improve the health of the monks at Sera Je Monastic... read more »

There is so much happening in the Buddhist, meditation, and mindfulness communities, and we want...

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September 18, 2013
by Lydia Anderson

We are pleased to announce that as of January 1, 2014, Wisdom Publications will be distributed by Simon & Schuster. For more information, read the full press release here.

We are pleased to announce that as of January 1, 2014, Wisdom Publications will be distributed...

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September 18, 2013
by Lydia Anderson

“The most profound and effective way to overcome sloth and torpor is to stop fighting your mind. Stop trying to change things and instead let things be. Make peace not war with sloth and torpor.”—Ajahn Brahm, Mindfulness, Bliss, and Beyond

“The most profound and effective way to overcome sloth and torpor is to stop fighting your mind...

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