A panel of women teachers from different Buddhist traditions share their insights into being a female teacher and leader in today’s world.
The teachers are asked how a meditator deals with episodes of depression.
The teachers are asked whether nonviolence necessarily means a passive or non-reactive approach.
The teachers are asked “How do I know if I’m having a moment of realization or if I’m just deluding myself (still in ego)?”
The teachers are asked if it is every okay to distance yourself from manipulative and harmful people.
I was born male, but I’ve come to the conclusion that I’m actually a transgender woman. As a Buddhist, I feel conflicted by the teachings on no-self.
Zen teacher Blanche Hartman, Tibetan teacher Tenzin Wangyal Rinpoche, and Insight teacher Narayan Helen Liebenson answer the question, “Do Buddhas think?”
Three teachers discuss whether Buddhists must in ordain to achieve enlightenment.
Narayan Helen Liebenson reports on the Zen Peacemakers’ 20th annual Bearing Witness Retreat at Auschwitz-Birkenau.
The teachers are asked about practicing without a guru, following the death of a teacher.