When we stop feeding our cravings, says Thich Nhat Hanh, we discover that we already have everything we need to be happy.
Thich Nhat Hanh says that mindfulness shows us the suffering of life and connects us with compassion.
Andrea Miller’s exclusive interview with Thich Nhat Hanh from 2012.
“No one who has ever touched liberation could possibly want anything other than liberation for everyone,” says Rev. angel Kyodo williams. She shares why we must each fully commit to our own path liberation, for the benefit of all.
Anushka Fernandopulle, Ven. Thubten Chodron, and Kaira Jewel Lingo discuss the real meaning of “happiness” in Buddhism.
When Zenju Earthlyn Manuel was assigned to clean the Zen temple, she felt generations of oppression rise in her. Conversing with her ancestors about what this work really meant helped her see how it could be healing.
Remembering her beloved childhood pet, Andrea Miller ponders one of Zen’s most famous questions.
Modern psychology encourages us to have a healthy sense of self, but Buddhism teaches that the self doesn’t even exist. Barry Magid says there’s no conflict.
Karen Maezen Miller gives her New Years well wishes.
“What if our deluded minds aren’t a barrier to enlightenment at all?,” asks Zenju Earthlyn Manuel. “What if they are the very path to it?”