Peace will only become a reality when world leaders come to negotiations with the ability to hear the suffering at the root of all conflicts.
Joseph Goldstein on how three principles of meditation can be applied to the world’s conflicts.
There is a key moment, says Pema Chödrön, when we make the choice between peace and conflict.
Cheri Maples, a student of Thich Nhat Hanh and former police officer, addresses the current crisis in policing and how a Buddhist outlook could help.
Whether it’s in diplomacy, politics, or economics, the warfare model no longer works for the modern world, says Wendell Berry. In modern war, everyone is defeated.
What started as a mindful walk became a personal “disturbance of the peace.” Ray Buckner on how taking a moment to pause can transform a negative situation.
These days, if an aversive reaction starts to form in my mind, I think to myself, “Wait! Don’t disturb the peace!”
Thich Nhat Hanh will receive the 2015 Pacem in Terris Peace and Freedom award on October 31, the 50th anniversary of the same honor being granted to Dr. King.
On Friday, September 11, the New York Buddhist Church will rededicate its iconic statue of Shinran Shonin, the founder of the Jōdo Shinshū sect of Buddhism.
“If we want peace and justice, it is very important for Buddhists and Muslims to come together because these are two major world religions.”