The European Institute of Applied Buddhism opened a center in Waldbröl, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany, and was visited by Thich Nhat Hanh.
Gretel Ehrlich walks in the footsteps of St. Francis through the Umbrian countryside and ponders the life of a saint who was “radical without bitterness, vital yet gentle, dramatic—even outrageous at times—without narcissism.”
“The current dot.com IPO mania is a lot like the ‘tulipomania’ craze that overtook Holland in the seventeenth century. (It didn’t end well.)”