Tracy Franz on a diverse and inspiring selection of new Buddhist books.
Joie Szu-Chiao Chen reviews “Praise of Great Compassion” by the Dalai Lama and Thubten Chodron, “America’s Racial Karma” by Larry Ward, “Reading the Buddha’s Discourses in Pali” by Bhikkhu Bodhi, and more.
Tracy Franz on some timely themes in new books and media.
Juhn Ahn reviews “Cultivating Original Enlightenment” by Robert E. Buswell Jr.
Book reviews by Joie Szu-Chiao Chen from the Summer 2020 issue of Buddhadharma: The Practitioner’s Quarterly.
Katherine King reviews Spacious Minds: Trauma and Resilience in Tibetan Buddhism by Sara E. Lewis. Buddhism in the West is having a difficult time. With allegations of misconduct made against teachers in several of our communities, there is now widespread disillusionment and organizational chaos. Of course, similar problems exist in other faith traditions, and the […]
We review “Mop Rides the Waves of Life” by Jaimal Yogis and Matthew Allen.
We review “Love and Rage: The Path of Liberation through Anger” by Lama Rod Owens.
We review “You Belong: A Call for Connection” by Sebene Selassie.
We review “Without Ever Reaching the Summit: A Journey” by Paolo Cognetti.