David Loy makes clear what Buddhism offers in the face of climate change. From the Spring 2019 issue of Buddhadharma: The Practitioner’s Quarterly.
Lama Willa Miller offers five meditations to help accept the truth of climate change, laying the ground for a skillful response.
Each Friday, we share three topical longreads in our Weekend Reader newsletter. This week, Buddhadharma’s editor Tynette Deveaux looks at Buddhist perspectives on tackling climate change.
Laura Johnson’s eight-month-old cat died as the California wildfires destroyed nearby homes. She reflects on how her deeply personal loss opened her heart to society’s shared humanity.
David Ige — one of America’s most prominent Buddhist politicians — on immigration, climate change, and compassion in governance.
When the Buddha attained enlightenment, he touched the earth. If he touched it now, it would cry out in pain.
“Cover yourself with the living world. It becomes part of your love life.” Gretel Ehrlich writes about nature with passion and awareness, but twice her love affair with nature turned deadly. Stephen Foehr talks to the author of A Match to the Heart.
The march started with a meditation led by monks from Green Gulch Farm Zen Center.
Armed with a trash picker and a garbage bag, Lina Blanchet finds an unusual opportunity to discover the sacred nature of life, in all of its guises.
“I was taught about the idea of how changing your bank account can contribute to bettering the environment. That was an enlightenment for me.”