Matthew Bortolin

Matthew Bortolin has camped out for tickets to all the Star Wars movies, and a set of Jedi robes hangs in his closet. He is an ordained member of Thich Nhat Hanh’s Order of Interbeing, and has lived in Buddhist monasteries both in the United States and abroad. He lives in Ventura, California.

Recent Articles

‘Elastic Heart’ como sadhana. El dharma de la danza

Para ratna dakini, la danza es una practica espiritual alegre, que le ayuda a "merger con el flujo del momento." En este articulo, ella explora el dharma de la danza. 

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The Jedi Way is the Dharma Way

The trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens has just been released (watch it here), and to celebrate, we're sharing an excerpt from Matthew Bortolin's book, The Dharma of Star Wars.