From the celebration of the Dalai Lama's 80th birthday at the Global Compassion Summit, July 5, 2015.  Photo by Don Farber.

Happy Birthday, Dalai Lama!

Today marks the 80th birthday of the Dalai Lama. People everywhere have been taking time to make special notice of His Holiness; in fact, the Global Compassion Summit in Southern California, which [...]

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Playing With Buddha

Illustration by Tomi Um. “The Buddha is with you,” his mother used to say. “Believe in him.” At age seven, [...]

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