Rinchen Khando Choegyal fights the second-class status of female monastics in Tibetan Buddhism.
Lead to Life repurposes weapons as tools, planting healing seeds for a cleaner earth. From the September 2018 issue of Lion’s Roar.
Native American Buddhist teacher Bonnie Duran works to decolonize healthcare for Indigenous communities.
Each Friday, we share three topical longreads in our Weekend Reader newsletter. This week, Buddhadharma editor Tynette Deveaux talks about the people who inspire us.
Rev. Daiken Nelson is bringing together his passions — Zen practice, social work, and cooking — to provide free culinary training to Harlem’s unemployed.
By bringing victims and perpetrators together, she’s helping repair harm and turn lives around. Meet restorative justice expert sujatha baliga.
Mark Tercek, CEO of The Nature Conservancy, finds common ground to work with others toward a better earth.
With a little pink ink, tattoo artist Amy Black helps breast cancer survivors reclaim their bodies.
Artist Rima Fujita helps teach Tibetan kids the facts of life.
A 177-foot-tall statue of the standing Maitreya Bodhisattva will be built in Mongolia under the spiritual direction of the Dalai Lama in an effort to to reconnect the culture with their Buddhist roots.