We discuss the intersections of environmental activism and Buddhist practice in the third episode of The Lion’s Roar Podcast.
In the third episode of The Lion’s Roar Podcast, environmental activist, author, and Buddhist scholar Joanna Macy discusses “The Work that Reconnects” and how it encourages activism that brings people together. The Venerable Bhikkhu Bodhi gives a United Nations address about confronting climate change. Mark Ovland, longtime practicing Buddhist and activist with Extinction Rebellion, explains why he gave up training as a Buddhist teacher to join the environmental movement full time, at risk of assault and arrest. Listen above, or subscribe on Spotify, iTunes, Stitcher, or your favourite podcast app.