Joie Szu-Chiao Chen reviews seven new books for the Summer 2023 issue of Buddhadharma.
From simple healing instructions for daily meditation to a scientific theory of complexity and a thoroughgoing investigation into suicidal ideation, Bonnie Nadzam reviews this season’s latest titles.
A century after its publication, Randy Rosenthal explores how Hermann Hesse’s classic novel “Siddhartha” came to be amidst the author’s personal struggles and search for life’s deeper meaning.
An excerpt from Chapter 4 of The Making of American Buddhism by Scott A. Mitchell. Copyright © 2023 by Scott A. Mitchell provided courtesy of Oxford University Press.
Librarian Eileen Ybarra explores how her practice and librarianship work together to serve her community through deep listening, mindfulness, and compassion.
Susan Bauer-Wu explains that in order to find solutions to the climate crisis, we must first prioritize compassion.
Joie Szu-Chiao Chen reviews eight new books for the Summer 2023 issue of Buddhadharma.
An excerpt from Jeff Wilson’s new book, “Living Nembutsu: Applying Shinran’s Radically Engaged Buddhism in Life and Society” — reviewed in the Summer 2023 issue of Buddhadharma.
An excerpt of chapter 7 of Aaron P. Proffitt’s new book, “Esoteric Pure Land Buddhism” — reviewed in the Summer 2023 issue of Buddhadharma.
An excerpt of chapter 16 of Andy Karr’s new book, “Into the Mirror” — reviewed in the Summer 2023 issue of Buddhadharma.