Reginald A. Ray examines the doctrine of karma, one of the most important yet most misunderstood of all Buddhist teachings.
Tibetan Lama Traleg Kyabgon Rinpoche’s advice to Western practitioners.
“Angles and curves – they are the building blocks of much of our perception, the structure that remains when the content is stripped out.”
Too cold to work out? Sure, but you can still do your body and mind plenty of good — while also making a real difference to others.
Margaret Wheatley discusses how to heal in the months following the tragedy of September 11, 2001.
Robert Hirshfield on Toni Packer’s no-trappings approach to Zen.
When we study the Buddhist dharma, we are not supposed to blindly accept what we are told. Instead, we should study our experience. It’s not easy to believe the truth, even if we have heard it many times, even if we want to believe it. We have to look at our own experience and discover […]
While Westerners tend to view it as superstition or symbolism, Reginald Ray argues that spiritual ritual is at the very heart of tantric Buddhist practice.
Kobutsu Malone takes Shodo Harada Roshi on an unprecedented visit to Arkansas death row, where two condemned men now practice Zen.
We are all leaders in our own way. We all face conflict and chaos in our lives. But the wise leader seeks victory beyond aggression.