"To think that you will be happy by becoming something else is delusion. Becoming something else just exchanges one form of suffering for another form of suffering."
Thursday 25 August 2016 (HKT)
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Exclusive Interview: The 17th Karmapa and the Buddhist Nuns of the Tibetan tradition
Dominique Butet; images, Olivier AdamHis Holiness shares his thoughts on the future of female monasticism
Buddhistdoor View: Ambition and Recognition—Moral Questions About Secular Aspirations
BuddhistdoorReconciling secular ambitions with Buddhist practice
Finding Excellence, Part 2: A Tradition of Transmission
Joseph HousealWhere do Cham dances find sanctuary?
How does Faith Arise from Amitabha's Name (Rather than from the Delusive Mind)?
Alan KwanTwo ways to establish faith in Amitabha's Name
Buddhistdoor View: The Morality of Lies and Falsehoods
BuddhistdoorCan falsehood be justified by compassionate intent?
An Agent of Change: Empowering Bhutanese Nuns
Craig LewisEngendering self-sufficiency among female monastics
Freda Bedi: The Making of a Buddhist Nun
Andrew WhiteheadOne of the first Western women to be ordained in the Tibetan Buddhist tradition
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24 Aug 2016
Rinpoche says incarnate lamas growing up in a flawed system of privilege and corruption
23 Aug 2016
Ancient Buddhist tradition observed across Vietnam
22 Aug 2016
"Extraordinarily rare" artifact dated to the 13th–14th century
19 Aug 2016
Still no resolution to crisis in sight
18 Aug 2016
Hema Hema: Sing Me a Song While I Wait examines the theme of identity
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