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1. Everything you need to know about Zen Buddhism �' the meditation practice that's all about 'nothingness' - Lifestyle from Xposé - virginmediatelevision.ie
Everything you need to know about Zen Buddhism �' the meditation practice that's all about 'nothingness' - Lifestyle from Xposé  virginmediatelevision.ie

Zen Master Julian Daizan Skinner talks to Liz Connor about the art and benefits of 'thinking about not thinking'. You may have encountered moments of 'Zen' in ...



2. Ohio Zen Buddhist Temple Receives Green Light for New Home - Buddhistdoor Global
Ohio Zen Buddhist Temple Receives Green Light for New Home  Buddhistdoor Global

After months of at times tense deliberation, Buddhists in Toledo, Ohio, have been given permission to begin construction of a new temple. Toledo City Council ...



3. The Path We Walk as Women - Lion's Roar
The Path We Walk as Women  Lion's Roar

In the commentary to the Fall 2019 special women's issue of Buddhadharma, Jan Willis reminds us of the powerful role of women in Buddhism, historically and ...



4. Confessions of a Marxist Buddhist - Lion's Roar
Confessions of a Marxist Buddhist  Lion's Roar

For a long time, Dorotea Mendoza hid her Marxism from her fellow Buddhists and her Buddhism from her activist comrades.



5. Some Hasty Notes on the Western Encounter with Buddhism & Specifically Zen in the West - Patheos
Some Hasty Notes on the Western Encounter with Buddhism & Specifically Zen in the West  Patheos

Some Hasty Notes on the Western Encounter with Buddhism & Specifically Zen in the West (A gathering of newer and older reflections collected for a larger ...



6. Japanese Buddhism 101: The Search for the Buddha - Buddhistdoor Global
Japanese Buddhism 101: The Search for the Buddha  Buddhistdoor Global

In 1977, Ronald Eyre released the “Japanese Buddhism” installment of his documentary series The Long Search, titled Land of the Disappearing Buddha.



7. Buddhadharma Book Briefs for Fall 2019 - Lion's Roar
Buddhadharma Book Briefs for Fall 2019  Lion's Roar

Stephanie Kaza combines decades of Buddhist practice with scientific training in natural history and ecology in Green Buddhism (Shambhala 2019) both as ...



8. Newark Museum Exhibitions Showcase Different Routes to a Meaningful Life - Yahoo Finance
Newark Museum Exhibitions Showcase Different Routes to a Meaningful Life  Yahoo Finance

Beginning on September 18, the Newark Museum will present two new exhibitions that explore very different paths to fulfillment: living a life of simplicity and ...



9. Traveler in Philadelphia: Buddhism in Philadelphia - Tricycle - Tricycle
Traveler in Philadelphia: Buddhism in Philadelphia - Tricycle  Tricycle

The City of Brotherly Love is best known for its cheesesteak and the Liberty Bell, but we uncover the hidden pockets of Buddhism in Philadelphia.



10. Awakened by Beauty: On Buddhism and Beauty - Tricycle - Tricycle
Awakened by Beauty: On Buddhism and Beauty - Tricycle  Tricycle

The Zen priest and scholar Kurt Spellmeyer considers Buddhism and beauty and the role of aesthetics in a renunciant tradition.



11. A Short Meditation on the Three-legged Stool of the Zen Way - Patheos
A Short Meditation on the Three-legged Stool of the Zen Way  Patheos

I just saw a meme on Facebook that reads "Tradition: peer pressure from the dead." I smiled. And then it made think a moment. And from that another frame: ...



12. OUR ANCESTOR'S DREAMS: Engaging a Zen koan from the Bible - Patheos
OUR ANCESTOR'S DREAMS: Engaging a Zen koan from the Bible  Patheos

OUR ANCESTOR'S DREAMS Engaging a koan from the Bible A Dharma talk delivered at the Anaheim Zen Sangha Empty Moon Zen Network 3 August, 2019 ...



13. Now Open: "Hakujukan," a Hybrid Zen Temple Lodging, in Fukui, Japan - Hospitality Net
Now Open: "Hakujukan," a Hybrid Zen Temple Lodging, in Fukui, Japan  Hospitality Net

Leading Japanese hospitality company Fujita Kanko announced that it opened "Eiheiji Hakujukan" in Fukui Prefecture in the Hokuriku region of Japan. A temple ...



14. Commentary: We must address religious nationalism to prevent Buddhism from being perverted into... - Lion's Roar
Commentary: We must address religious nationalism to prevent Buddhism from being perverted into...  Lion's Roar

Is the ethnic cleansing in Myanmar rooted in religion, or is it fundamentally a manifestation of secular right-wing nationalism? Khin Mai Aung looks at the role of ...



15. Buddha Buzz Weekly: What Americans (Don’t) Know About Dharma - Tricycle
Buddha Buzz Weekly: What Americans (Don’t) Know About Dharma  Tricycle

Poll finds what americans know about Buddhism (little to nothing), Bhikkhu Bodhi delivers a speech on climate change to UN, and Oreos get mindful.



16. 2-Day Zen Experience in a Bamboo Forest for Just ¥1500! - That's Online
2-Day Zen Experience in a Bamboo Forest for Just ¥1500!  That's Online

We're teaming up with the Trendy Adventure group for the first time ever to offer That's Shanghai and Urban Family readers an unbeatable deal on a two-day ...



17. Takashi Murakami and Tobias Berger Talk Murakami - Ocula Magazine
Takashi Murakami and Tobias Berger Talk Murakami  Ocula Magazine

Takashi Murakami discusses his major survey exhibition at Tai Kwun in Hong Kong (1 June–1 September 2019) with Tai Kwun's head of art, Tobias Berger.



18. SolarQuotes Vodcast Episode 26 : Zen And The Art Of Solar - Solar Quotes
SolarQuotes Vodcast Episode 26 : Zen And The Art Of Solar  Solar Quotes

What's happening with the CEC and Facebook, Victorian solar rebate fiasco update, "blue hydrogen" peril, a beautiful off-grid solar power system and more.



19. Why Some Buddhist Teachers Don’t Ordain - Tricycle
Why Some Buddhist Teachers Don’t Ordain  Tricycle

In Western Zen, lay Buddhist teachers can get overshadowed by monastics due to the often hazy distinction between their roles.



20. One Hundred Shades of Grey: The Abstract Ink Paintings of Keiko Arai - Buddhistdoor Global
One Hundred Shades of Grey: The Abstract Ink Paintings of Keiko Arai  Buddhistdoor Global

The ink circle has a distinguished place in the Buddhist ink painting traditions of Japan. For close to a millennium, Japanese Zen Buddhist artists have written ...



21. 10 Buddhist koans, and why understanding them is pointless - Big Think
10 Buddhist koans, and why understanding them is pointless  Big Think

Koans are one of the most meaningful practices in Zen Buddhism. Usually translated as "nonsensical," the sentences have much greater purpose. Breaking ...



22. This School Volunteer Teaches Kids To Regulate Their Emotions — Through Mindfulness - KALW
This School Volunteer Teaches Kids To Regulate Their Emotions — Through Mindfulness  KALW

In classrooms nationwide, students are learning to pay attention to the present moment. Focus on their breathing. Notice if they're bored. And consider.



23. Forget adult colouring books — Zentangle is the new way to relieve stress and meditate through art - TODAYonline
Forget adult colouring books — Zentangle is the new way to relieve stress and meditate through art  TODAYonline

HONG KONG — Flight delays bring out the worst in some people. But travel disruptions don't bother Hongkonger Cindy Chan. She sees them as a chance to ...



24. Zen Buddhist ideas carry over into cuisine | Faith and Values - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
Zen Buddhist ideas carry over into cuisine | Faith and Values  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Many in the United States are intrigued by Zen Buddhism.



25. Finding Peace After Deconversion | Roll to Disbelieve: Finding Peace - Patheos
Finding Peace After Deconversion | Roll to Disbelieve: Finding Peace  Patheos

Christianity hadn't helped at all with my greatest struggles. I found peace by dealing with them myself.



26. Fort Sill migrant detention site on hold - Nichi Bei Weekly
Fort Sill migrant detention site on hold  Nichi Bei Weekly

August 1, 2019 by MARTHA NAKAGAWA, Nichi Bei Weekly Contributor Leave a Comment. Following two public protests that garnered national media coverage ...



27. Hiking the Zen Path - Tricycle
Hiking the Zen Path  Tricycle

Hiking Zen Buddhist practitioner and scholar Christopher Ives shares his approach to meditating on the trail.



28. Kyoto temple puts faith in robot priest, drawing praise from Japanese but scorn from Westerners - The Japan Times
Kyoto temple puts faith in robot priest, drawing praise from Japanese but scorn from Westerners  The Japan Times

KYOTO – A 400-year-old temple is attempting to hot-wire interest in Buddhism with a robotic priest it believes will change the face of the religion — despite critics ...



29. Inside the Fall 2019 issue of Buddhadharma: The Practitioner's Quarterly - Lion's Roar
Inside the Fall 2019 issue of Buddhadharma: The Practitioner's Quarterly  Lion's Roar

The Fall 2019 issue of Buddhadharma is a special women's issue highlighting and celebrating women's enormous contribution to the dharma.



30. How to find your inner Zen Buddhist - The Irish Times
How to find your inner Zen Buddhist  The Irish Times

Unthinkable: 'A love of mystery is deeply embedded in the Irish psyche,' says the author of a new translation of eastern wisdom stories.



31. W.S. Merwin, US Poet Laureate and Zen Buddhist, dies at 91 - Lion's Roar
W.S. Merwin, US Poet Laureate and Zen Buddhist, dies at 91  Lion's Roar

W.S. Merwin, the American poet, environmental activist, and two-time Pulitzer Prize recipient, died Friday March 15 at his home in Haiku, Hawaii, on the island of ...



32. Zen Buddhists to End Meditation Meetings at England's York Minster - Buddhistdoor Global
Zen Buddhists to End Meditation Meetings at England's York Minster  Buddhistdoor Global

A Zen meditation group that meets at York Minster, a Gothic cathedral in the center of England's City of York, will cease activities there this fall. Meditation ...



33. 5 tips for mitigating the honey bee crisis—and urban bee keeping is not the answer - Document Journal
5 tips for mitigating the honey bee crisis—and urban bee keeping is not the answer  Document Journal

The world's top pollinator is under serious threat. Chef Jen Monroe tells us how we can lessen our impact her ethereal, bee-themed dinner. Chef Jen Monroe ...



34. What Is Zen Buddhism and How Do You Practice It? - Lion's Roar
What Is Zen Buddhism and How Do You Practice It?  Lion's Roar

Zen teacher Norman Fischer takes you through the principles and practices of the major schools of Zen Buddhism. Includes specially selected articles for further ...



35. Four Central Texts of Soto Zen Buddhism - Patheos
Four Central Texts of Soto Zen Buddhism  Patheos

I was wandering around the interwebs when I found myself returning once again to the Sotoshu website, the site for the Japanese Buddhist church from which ...



36. Konjin Gaelyn Godwin appointed new director of Soto Zen Buddhism International Center - Lion's Roar
Konjin Gaelyn Godwin appointed new director of Soto Zen Buddhism International Center  Lion's Roar

Konjin Gaelyn Godwin Roshi has been appointed the director of the Soto Zen Buddhism International Center — the first Westerner and first woman to hold the ...



37. Who Was Bodhidharma? - Lion's Roar
Who Was Bodhidharma?  Lion's Roar

The legendary founder of Zen in China famously taught a dictum long-regarded as the taproot of Zen, “Point directly at the human mind, see its nature, and ...



38. Zen Is Not A Perfume - Lion's Roar
Zen Is Not A Perfume  Lion's Roar

When Jan Chozen Bays noticed purveyors of commercial products appropriating the word "Zen," she responded with an open letter published in the Fall 2002 ...



39. Soto Zen Buddhism in North America: Some Random Notes from a Work in Progress - Patheos
Soto Zen Buddhism in North America: Some Random Notes from a Work in Progress  Patheos

Soto Zen Buddhism in North America Some Random Notes from a Work in Progress (First published on 20 January 2018, minor edits 28 June, 2019) James ...



40. Lakeside Zen center aims to expand minds, building - Southwest Journal
Lakeside Zen center aims to expand minds, building  Southwest Journal

There were very few Zen Buddhists living in Minnesota in December 1974 when Dainin Katagiri Roshi toured an old Spanish colonial mansion on the east shore ...



41. Opinion: Here's how to fight being 'good' all the time and mind yourself first (by a Zen Buddhist) - TheJournal.ie
Opinion: Here's how to fight being 'good' all the time and mind yourself first (by a Zen Buddhist)  TheJournal.ie

Haemin Sunim is a Zen Buddhist who writes about how to love imperfect things – including yourself – in his new book.



42. Zen Is All of Life: Remembering Roshi Bernie Glassman - Lion's Roar
Zen Is All of Life: Remembering Roshi Bernie Glassman  Lion's Roar

Bernie Glassman broke open our idea of what Buddhism could be, says Andrea Miller. He fed the hungry, cared for the sick, and bore witness to the world's pain.



43. Zen Buddhist Priest Offers Refuge to All Comers in Japan - Buddhistdoor Global
Zen Buddhist Priest Offers Refuge to All Comers in Japan  Buddhistdoor Global

Zen priest Shucho Takaoka knows a thing or two about the value of compassion in times of need based on personal experience. This insight has led him to turn ...



44. Soto Zen priests discuss diversity and privilege at biennial gathering - Lion's Roar
Soto Zen priests discuss diversity and privilege at biennial gathering  Lion's Roar

The SZBA conference we just completed represents a deep and significant shift in North American Soto Zen Buddhism,” writes SZBA board president Tenku ...



45. Travel Meditating with Buddhist monks in Japan - National Geographic
Travel Meditating with Buddhist monks in Japan  National Geographic

Take to the mountains of Japan, where ascetic monks follow the ancient Sōtō school of Zen Buddhism – and teach Sanro programme participants the tricky art of ...



46. Zen meditation group bridges Kenyon and Mount Vernon - Kenyon Collegian
Zen meditation group bridges Kenyon and Mount Vernon  Kenyon Collegian

Every Tuesday evening, a group of local residents and Kenyon students gather inside a small chapel at the United Church of Christ on North Main St. in ...



47. AI-powered robot is preaching in Japanese Buddhist temple - Daily Mail
AI-powered robot is preaching in Japanese Buddhist temple  Daily Mail

The android Kannon, based on the Buddhist deity of mercy, began preaching at the 400-year-old Kōdai-ji zen temple in Kyoto's Higashiyama-ku ward earlier this ...



48. Zen All Day - Tricycle
Zen All Day  Tricycle

The Won Buddhist practice of “timeless” Zen aims to bring mindfulness into every part of our lives.



49. Leadership Insights From A Zen Buddhist Monk In Japan - Forbes Now
Leadership Insights From A Zen Buddhist Monk In Japan  Forbes Now

Following a meditation session with the EMBA participants, the monk, Rev. Ichido Uchida, Director of Kojirin Zen Training Center, sat with the group for ...



50. Schedule as Teacher - Tricycle
Schedule as Teacher  Tricycle

A Zen practitioner learns how to overcome indecisiveness with Buddhist practice and see the freedom within a strict schedule at Green Gulch Zen Farm Center.



51. Amil Khanzada brings meditation and tech together at one of Japan's Zen landmarks - The Japan Times
Amil Khanzada brings meditation and tech together at one of Japan's Zen landmarks  The Japan Times

Japan's rural towns have mainly been facing the same big challenge for the past decade: A migration to urban centers for work has left them with declining.



52. Takashi Murakami, MURAKAMI vs MURAKAMI at Tai Kwun Contemporary, Hong Kong on 1 Jun–1 Sep 2019 - Ocula Magazine
Takashi Murakami, MURAKAMI vs MURAKAMI at Tai Kwun Contemporary, Hong Kong on 1 Jun–1 Sep 2019  Ocula Magazine

Tai Kwun Contemporary is proud to announce MURAKAMI vs MURAKAMI, a major survey exhibition by the Japanese artist Takashi Murakami (b. 1962, Tokyo ...



53. An American Zen Master has died: An oral history of Roshi Bernie Glassman - CNN
An American Zen Master has died: An oral history of Roshi Bernie Glassman  CNN

He was a Jew from Brooklyn named Bernie who became of world's most influential -- and controversial -- Buddhist Zen masters.



54. Zen Buddhism and Japanese Art: Taking Rinzai Buddhism to the rural poor - Modern Tokyo Times
Zen Buddhism and Japanese Art: Taking Rinzai Buddhism to the rural poor  Modern Tokyo Times

Zen Buddhism and Japanese Art: Taking Rinzai Buddhism to the rural poor Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The holy Buddhist monk Hakuin Ekaku revived ...



55. Kyoto temple puts faith in robot priest - Japan Today
Kyoto temple puts faith in robot priest  Japan Today

A 400-year-old temple in Japan is attempting to hot-wire interest in Buddhism with a robotic priest it believes will change the face of the religion -- despite critics ...



56. Bodhi Day (Rohatsu) – a (Zen) Buddhist day of Practice - Patheos
Bodhi Day (Rohatsu) – a (Zen) Buddhist day of Practice  Patheos

December 8 is the day that Japanese Zen schools celebrate Rohatsu, also known as the Buddha's enlightenment day (Japanese: Jōdō-e, 成道会). Many Zen ...



57. What Is the Shoshin Approach Used by AOC? - Newsweek
What Is the Shoshin Approach Used by AOC?  Newsweek

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez showed off her gardening skills on Twitter over the weekend, partly pinning her success to a concept known as Shoshin. "Garden ...



58. The Shin Buddhist Path - To the Pure Land and Back - Tricycle
The Shin Buddhist Path - To the Pure Land and Back  Tricycle

Like the oxherding pictures used in Zen, the Shin Buddhist path to enlightenment can be understood by the seven phases of the drowning sailor.



59. Dogen Said Not to Waste a Single Grain of Rice. Here’s How. - Tricycle
Dogen Said Not to Waste a Single Grain of Rice. Here’s How.  Tricycle

Zen teacher and cook Gesshin Claire Greenwood shares a recipe for making the most of your leftovers in Zen cooking and cutting down on food waste.



60. Zen Buddhist and Poet WS Merwin Dies at 91 - Buddhistdoor Global
Zen Buddhist and Poet WS Merwin Dies at 91  Buddhistdoor Global

One of America's most celebrated poets, who spent his later years as a Zen Buddhist practitioner and environmental conservationist in Hawaii, died in his sleep ...



61. Zen Buddhist priest touched by kindness in Nepal offers shelter to those seeking refuge in Japan - The Japan Times
Zen Buddhist priest touched by kindness in Nepal offers shelter to those seeking refuge in Japan  The Japan Times

One day in January, in a quiet Zen temple on a hill in Nagoya's Tenpaku Ward, a priest offered a Nigerian visitor okaki (rice crackers). "Can you eat (this.



62. How Marie Kondo Bucks Japanese Tradition, and Why It Matters - Lion's Roar
How Marie Kondo Bucks Japanese Tradition, and Why It Matters  Lion's Roar

Gesshin Greenwood examines how Netflix's "Tidying Up" star Marie Kondo combines the emptiness of Zen Buddhist practice with her signature spark of joy.



63. The Opportunities and Perils of Postmodern Dharma - Lion's Roar
The Opportunities and Perils of Postmodern Dharma  Lion's Roar

David McMahan concluded his influential 2008 book, The Making of Buddhist Modernism, with a question: “Is there something like a postmodern Buddhism ...



64. The Americanization of Zen Chanting: A Review - Patheos
The Americanization of Zen Chanting: A Review  Patheos

The Americanization of Zen Chanting Stephen Slottow Pendragon Press, Hillsdale, NY, 2019 A review by James Ishmael Ford Stephen Slottow is currently ...



65. New San Francisco Zen Center Abbot talks “dharma for the 22nd century” - Lion's Roar
New San Francisco Zen Center Abbot talks “dharma for the 22nd century”  Lion's Roar

An interview with David Zimmerman, the newly installed abbot of San Francisco Zen Center's City Center.



66. Bernard Glassman, Zen Master and Social Activist, Dies at 79 - New York Times
Bernard Glassman, Zen Master and Social Activist, Dies at 79  New York Times

Bernard Glassman, an acclaimed American Buddhist teacher known for his social activism and, briefly, a venture with the actor Jeff Bridges to capitalize on ...



67. Reflecting (Again) on Zen, Buddhism, Perennialism & Universalism - Patheos
Reflecting (Again) on Zen, Buddhism, Perennialism & Universalism  Patheos

"If I am asked to define my personal tastes in religion I must say that they lie between Mahayana Buddhism and Taoism, with a certain leaning toward Vedanta ...



68. A Zen Buddhist Priest Wonders if Universalism Can Save the World? - Patheos
A Zen Buddhist Priest Wonders if Universalism Can Save the World?  Patheos

Can Universalism Save the World? A Zen Buddhist meditation by James Ishmael Ford I notice that today, the 11th of June, is among many other things the ...



69. Why So Many Americans Are Turning to Buddhism - The Atlantic
Why So Many Americans Are Turning to Buddhism  The Atlantic

Dressed in flowing gold robes, the bald female meditation teacher told us to do nothing. We were to sit silently in our plastic chairs, close our eyes, and focus on ...



70. Carmelite and Chan/Zen Interfaith Conference to Be Held in Avila, Spain in July 2020 - Buddhistdoor Global
Carmelite and Chan/Zen Interfaith Conference to Be Held in Avila, Spain in July 2020  Buddhistdoor Global

Symposium to bring together experts in Chan and Christian thought.



71. When Buddhism Came to America - JSTOR Daily
When Buddhism Came to America  JSTOR Daily

Buddhism was embraced by the Beats of 1950s America. But some Buddhists felt these converts were engaging with the practice in a shallow way. Alan Watts.



72. Zen group to stop York Minster meetings after religious row - The Guardian
Zen group to stop York Minster meetings after religious row  The Guardian

Meditation sessions drew criticism from evangelical Christians.



73. Calling on Jizo - Lion's Roar
Calling on Jizo  Lion's Roar

In Japan, Jizo Bodhisattva is the “guardian of children who have died.” Zen priest and grief counselor Dojin Sarah Emerson recalls how the Jizo Ceremony ...



74. Buddhism’s Postmodern Age - Tricycle
Buddhism’s Postmodern Age  Tricycle

Western dharma has become a Postmodern Buddhism, influenced by social justice movements such as Black Lives Matter and #MeToo, according to American ...



75. Seeing God in What Is - Tricycle
Seeing God in What Is  Tricycle

Zen priest Norman Fischer explains how his concept of the Jewish God informs his Buddhist practice.



76. Thus Have I Heard: An American Sutra - Tricycle
Thus Have I Heard: An American Sutra  Tricycle

During WWII, Japanese American Buddhists were incarcerated by the thousands. Out of the crucible of the camps, a uniquely American Buddhism was born.



77. Zen, Ethics, & the Spiritual Life: A Small Reflection on Being Intentional About What We Do - Patheos
Zen, Ethics, & the Spiritual Life: A Small Reflection on Being Intentional About What We Do  Patheos

A couple of years ago I wrote a reflection on Zen's precepts as koans. Okay, it's a subject I return to with some regularity. And the subject has come to mind, or, ...



78. Japanese art and Sōami (1472-1525): Aesthetics, China, and Zen Buddhism - Modern Tokyo Times
Japanese art and Sōami (1472-1525): Aesthetics, China, and Zen Buddhism  Modern Tokyo Times

Japanese art and Sōami (1472-1525): Aesthetics, China, and Zen Buddhism Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The Japanese artist, Sōami, is known for an ...



79. Zen on the Trail - Psychology Today
Zen on the Trail  Psychology Today

As we round the corner into spring, many of us will be eager to get out on the trails to hike and enjoy time in nature. Alongside our physical restlessness, we may ...



80. Camille Paglia: The Maverick Critic and Scholar - City Journal
Camille Paglia: The Maverick Critic and Scholar  City Journal

The word “person” captures a concept so fundamental to Westerners that it can be jarring to discover that it once had a different meaning. Etymologically ...



81. Zen in Bhutan: An Invitation to a Small Adventure - Patheos
Zen in Bhutan: An Invitation to a Small Adventure  Patheos

I've been invited by the good folk at Two Truths to provide a series of talks and conversations on Zen meditation with an emphasis on koan introspection, as well ...



82. The Dharmic Life with Gesshin Greenwood - Tricycle
The Dharmic Life with Gesshin Greenwood  Tricycle

The Buddha's journey from upper-class royalty to no-class enlightenment had enough twists and turns to fill a saga. Each stage of his life contains lessons on ...



83. Arcata Zen Group offers a ‘quiet place to sit’ and gather thoughts - Eureka Times Standard
Arcata Zen Group offers a ‘quiet place to sit’ and gather thoughts  Eureka Times Standard

Soto Zen Buddhism is a Japanese variation on the religion centering around the spiritual enlightenment and subsequent teachings of Siddhārtha Gautama, ...



84. In Bodhi Day meditations, Buddhists tune into themselves, others - nwitimes.com
In Bodhi Day meditations, Buddhists tune into themselves, others  nwitimes.com

Welcome to December. A month packed with holidays and parties, gift exchanges, big meals and decorations. While some celebrations come with all the festive ...



85. Zen master Thich Nhat Hanh explains how to walk more mindfully - Quartz
Zen master Thich Nhat Hanh explains how to walk more mindfully  Quartz

Enlightenment is not that complicated and pretty easily attainable. It starts with your breath and a step, Thich That Hanh and Nguyen Anh-Huong explain in their ...



86. An end to suffering: 10 quotes on Buddhist philosophy - Big Think
An end to suffering: 10 quotes on Buddhist philosophy  Big Think

What does Buddhism say about suffering? Buddhism has been applied differently across the planet as it enters new cultures. The underlying philosophical ...



87. How To Create A Calming Zen Garden - E/The Environmental Magazine
How To Create A Calming Zen Garden  E/The Environmental Magazine

A garden doesn't need a lot of flowers or vegetables. One kind of garden doesn't require a lot of anything. We're talking about a Zen garden.



88. United by Our Common Vows: Tenku Ruff on Soto Zen in North America - Buddhistdoor Global
United by Our Common Vows: Tenku Ruff on Soto Zen in North America  Buddhistdoor Global

Tenku Ruff, Osho, is a Soto Zen priest trained in Japan and the United States, and a professional chaplain with a Master of Divinity degree from Maitripa College ...



89. Leonard Cohen's tortured love affair with Zen Buddhism - Quartz
Leonard Cohen's tortured love affair with Zen Buddhism  Quartz

Leonard Cohen was waiting for the miracle to come, and he waited half his life away. For three decades, the Jewish poet pop star studied Zen Buddhism. At 65 ...



90. What Is Gassho? - Lion's Roar
What Is Gassho?  Lion's Roar

Kobun Chino Roshi explains the meaning of gassho, a hand gesture that is often accompanied with a bow.



91. Buddhists join protest against detention of migrant children in Oklahoma - Lion's Roar
Buddhists join protest against detention of migrant children in Oklahoma  Lion's Roar

Buddhists joined with hundreds of demonstrators on Saturday to protest the detention of migrant children at Fort Sill, Oklahoma. The Trump administration ...



92. Buddhism and "The Matrix" - Lion's Roar
Buddhism and "The Matrix"  Lion's Roar

Each Friday, we share three topical longreads in our Weekend Reader newsletter. This week, LionsRoar.com editor Sam Littlefair reflects on the Buddhist ...



93. Eckerd professor awarded Luce funding to document sexual abuse in American Buddhism - News - Eckerd College News
Eckerd professor awarded Luce funding to document sexual abuse in American Buddhism - News  Eckerd College News

With the help of a $550,000 grant from the Henry R. Luce Foundation, Eckerd College Associate Professor of Religious Studies Amy Langenberg, Ph.D., and a ...



94. Proposed Buddhist Temple in Toledo neighborhood has residents upset - 13abc Action News
Proposed Buddhist Temple in Toledo neighborhood has residents upset  13abc Action News

Neighbors in one Toledo neighborhood are ready to fight the plan to build a Buddhist Temple where they live.



95. Thinking of Karen Horney and Western Psychology's Discovery of Zen Buddhism - Patheos
Thinking of Karen Horney and Western Psychology's Discovery of Zen Buddhism  Patheos

The Neo-Freudian psychoanalyst Karen Horney was born on this day, the 16th of September, in 1885. She was one of a relatively small band of psychoanalysts ...



96. The secluded epicenter of Zen Buddhism in Europe - La Croix International
The secluded epicenter of Zen Buddhism in Europe  La Croix International

The La Gendronnière temple in Loir-et-Cher this past weekend celebrated the 50th anniversary of the arrival of Zen Buddhism on the Old Continent.



97. 10 Great Buddhist Books, Recommended by 10 Buddhist Teachers - Lion's Roar
10 Great Buddhist Books, Recommended by 10 Buddhist Teachers  Lion's Roar

Ten Buddhist teachers, scholars, and writers recommend Buddhist books published in the West. From the Fall 2007 issue of Buddhadharma.



98. Wilderness Birthed the Mind - Tricycle
Wilderness Birthed the Mind  Tricycle

As the Earth radically changes, what happens to the wisdom that it has to offer us? A former monk looks at the relationship between nature and mind.



99. The Monk Who Taught the World Mindfulness Awaits the End of This Life - TIME
The Monk Who Taught the World Mindfulness Awaits the End of This Life  TIME

Zen master Thich Nhat Hanh, whose books on mindfulness have sold in their millions, has returned to Vietnam to await the end of his life.




 



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