Do Buddhists believe in a soul? We answer your questions on Buddhism and meditation.
I’m confused about the Dalai Lama’s role. A lot of people think he’s like the Pope, i.e., the world leader of Buddhism. Is that true?
A reader asks why Buddhists bow down and make offerings to statues of the Buddha.
Do I have to believe in reincarnation or rebirth to be a Buddhist?
I’ve been invited to a Buddhist center. I want to go, but I worry that the chanting aspect of it might weird me out.
I’m trying to start a daily sitting meditation practice, but I hear a lot of conflicting opinions on how long I should meditate for. What’s your advice?
I’ve been practicing yoga for many years and love it. Recently I’ve become interested in Buddhism. How do the two practices work together?
I’m interested in visting my local Buddhist center, but I suffer from scent sensitivity and I understand that incense is burned at many Buddhist centers.
As a gay man, I’d like to know how Buddhism views LGBTQ people. I’m not interested in joining any religion that disapproves of who I am.
I’ve been reading a lot of Buddhist books and now I want to find a teacher. How do I go about it? We answer your questions on Buddhism and meditation.