Matthieu Ricard explains what Buddhist meditation is and why we do it.
Matthieu Ricard provides a glimpse into the life of Patrul Rinpoche, one of the most revered spiritual teachers in Tibetan history.
Scientist, monk, best-selling author, humanitarian—how Matthieu Ricard discovered that caring for others is the only answer.
Animals feel suffering and want to live—just like us. Why do we withhold our compassion and kill these sentient beings by the billions?
Philosopher Peter Singer and philanthropist Julia Wise talk with Buddhist monk and author Matthieu Ricard about why altruism leads to innumerable benefits.
After last Saturday’s massive earthquake in Nepal, many Buddhists (and non-Buddhists) with ties to the area mobilized quickly.
In a TED Talk published yesterday, Buddhist monk Matthieu Ricard offers his simple solution to climate change, biodiversity loss and global inequality.
When humans are startled, we flinch. It’s an automatic response that’s nearly impossible to suppress – unless, maybe, you’re meditating.
Actor Richard Gere and monk Matthieu Ricard share a serious commitment to Buddhism, and they agree that real happiness is beyond conditions & circumstances.
The four noble truths tell us that to be happy we must first discover the causes of our unhappiness. This is the approach of the renowned French Buddhist monk Matthieu Ricard, who says that genuine happiness is only possible after we understand the fundamental mistake that is the root of our suffering.