John Tarrant shares what he feels is the most helpful message Buddhism can offer in the coming decades.
“How can I give my children hope for the future when it looks bleak?” Sylvia Boorstein on how to give our children hope in a worrying time.
Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche on meditation, the spiritual path, and a sense of basic being beyond relative time.
In the back streets of exotic Kathmandu, Pico Iyer and his friend Kristin hear a prophecy that shatters their youthful dreams. The Royal Astrologer knows them better than they know themselves.
When we see people living mindfully, smiling and behaving in a loving manner, we gain confidence in our future.
Young people are hungry for spirituality, yet shun religion; how can Buddhists serve these seekers without compromising their sacred traditions?
About 50 dharma teachers gathered June 6-10 for the second Gen X Dharma Teachers Conference, to discuss the future development of Buddhism in the West.
“Calling all young dharma practitioners!” writes Jessica Bizub. “The world needs our genuine, open hearts. Could I be so brave?”
Sociologist James Coleman looks at the emerging Buddhist population in America and who will shape the new public face of Buddhism.
Karen Maezen Miller thinks about the uncertain future of Buddhism in the West.