In this video series from Buddhadharma, Ajahn Brahm offers four short, insightful teachings.
In the latest installment of “Last Week Tonight,” John Oliver actually traveled to Dharamsala, India to visit with His Holiness the Dalai Lama.
Rod Meade Sperry takes a look at how the late comedian Mike DeStefano found himself on the Buddhist path.
Here’s some news comedy fans will like, not least of all Buddhist ones: Groundhog Day, Harold Ramis’s beloved 1993 film, has been adapted for the stage and will be headed to Broadway in 2017. But wait, you may be wondering… there’s such a thing as Buddhist comedy? I didn’t even know Buddhists have a sense […]
We’ve told you in the past — with an update just yesterday — about the problem in New York, and worldwide, of fake Buddhist monks out to scam people for “donations.” But would you know one if you saw one? Maybe not. “These faux monks are hard to spot,” Stephen Colbert told his Late Show […]
“He’s a good-looking guy!”
Brother Phap Hai shares personal insights into Garry Shandling’s Buddhist practice.
“It’s such a peaceful place — but the wind chimes are making me crazy.” Conan O’Brien visits a Buddhist temple in Korea.
According to celebrity gossip site TMZ, comedian and self-described “serious dharma student” Garry Shandling, who died last week, had arranged for a Buddhist funeral, and this will take place in April. TMZ, on what sources close to Shandling said to expect from the “small, private ceremony”: We’re told the decedent is dressed in casual clothes [and […]