How do bodhisattvas respond to the greatest crisis of our time? Appropriately, says Buddhist teacher and activist David Loy.
David Loy makes clear what Buddhism offers in the face of climate change. From the Spring 2019 issue of Buddhadharma: The Practitioner’s Quarterly.
We review “Ecodharma: Buddhist Teachings for the Ecological Crisis” by David R. Loy.
Rita Gross, Andrew Olendzki, and Larry Ward explain what karma is, how it works, and why it’s not all bad news. Introduction by David Loy.
Next month, a group of Buddhist teachers will purchase 180 acres of rural Colorado land to start “Rocky Mountain Ecodharma Retreat Center.”
Buddhists, says David Loy, have often been slow to open their eyes to the problem of climate change. He examines key teachings to understand why.
“The declarations represents a global Buddhist statement.”
David Loy on the denial and rationalization that must also be addressed when discussing sexual abuse by Buddhist teachers.
Prisoner Timothy Burke on how Buddhist meditation has been helpful in finding peace — and deepening his understanding of Christianity.
David R. Loy on how a “new understanding of the self” is what will be required of us in order to turn our planet’s climate crisis around.