The teachers are asked whether nonviolence necessarily means a passive or non-reactive approach.
The teachers are asked “How do I know if I’m having a moment of realization or if I’m just deluding myself (still in ego)?”
The teachers are asked if it is every okay to distance yourself from manipulative and harmful people.
The teachers are asked “How do we retain passion while accepting all of life with equanimity?”
I was born male, but I’ve come to the conclusion that I’m actually a transgender woman. As a Buddhist, I feel conflicted by the teachings on no-self.
The teachers are asked about coming to terms with the suffering of others.
Three teachers answer the question: “How can I know whether or not I should believe the thought I wish I weren’t married to my spouse?”
The teachers are asked, “how do I deal with doubt?”
The teachers are asked how a meditator deals with episodes of depression.
Zen teacher Blanche Hartman, Tibetan teacher Tenzin Wangyal Rinpoche, and Insight teacher Narayan Helen Liebenson answer the question, “Do Buddhas think?”