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.
The world’s leading Tibetan–English translators, Buddhist scholars, and lamas meet to plan for translating the Tibetan Buddhist canon.
Novelist Gretel Ehrlich spent a year travelling the world’s coldest places, meditating on the experience of winter and exploring the polar regions.