Just as each of our lives is subject to certain basic laws, so are the lives of our civilizations, ideologies, fashions and lifestyles—as well as the living system of the Earth itself.
Interview with Richard Davidson, Daniel Goleman & Jon Kabat-Zinn: Friends in Mind, Friends at Heart
Longtime friends Richard Davidson, Daniel Goleman and Jon Kabat-Zinn—each a pioneer in the meeting of Western science and the Dharma—reminisce about the remarkable intertwining of their lives, their work and their practice.
Is the dying economy a good thing? Buddhist scholar-practitioner David Loy deconstructs our institutionalized craving and collective delusion.
Bestselling author Howard Cutler tells stories of the Dalai Lama’s transformative presence with people in conflict around the globe and of his own personal experience of His Holiness.
Despite its “rough, cruel road,” illness delivers the message of a different kind of freedom to Zen priest Florence Caplow.
Between Four Eyes / Mindfulness Without Borders founder Theo Koffler brings mindful awareness—based education to conflict-torn regions around the world, including a Rwandan people still healing from genocide.
Emotional Awareness: Overcoming the Obstacles to Psychological Balance and Compassion, a Conversation between the Dalai Lama and Paul Ekman, Ph.D.
Reviewed By Erika L. Rosenberg
(288 pp., Times Books, 2008)
Ethan Nichtern offers Dharma advice for our modern bad habits—email addiction, TV watching, and the fundamental escape of never wanting to be alone with ourselves.