David Kirk

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Nothing Is More Important Than Your Buddhanature

“What if,” asks Tsadra Foundation executive director Marcus Perman, “we were brought up with the knowledge that each one of us is by nature capable of complete freedom from suffering, and that we possess wisdom and compassion on a nearly unthinkable scale?”

What Stories Do We Allow Ourselves to Hear?

When we read fantastical stories in Buddhist texts, we might simply dismiss them as myth. Ralph H. Craig III invites us to look at them a little more deeply.

Tina Turner’s Journey into Faith

A review of Turner’s autobiography, "Happiness Becomes You: A Guide to Changing Your Life for Good."

Profile: Birken Forest Monastery

David Kirk profiles the Birken Forest Monastery in British Columbia.