This issue of Inquiring Mind—second in a series focusing on the “three characteristics” of impermanence (anicca), suffering (dukkha) and nonself (anatta)—explores suffering as a core problem of existence.
Cover art: Marianne Kolb, “Monk, No. 12, 2000.” Painting.
The editors give an overview of our Spring 2001 issue.
Quotations about suffering taken from various books of the Pali Canon, selected for us by Thanissaro Bhikkhu.