There is perhaps no concept more central to the Buddhist worldview, yet more misunderstood and misused in modern parlance, than rebirth. His Holiness the Dalai
Raymond Lam is senior writer at Buddhistdoor Global. He has been a Chinese Buddhist layman since 2008. He read religious studies at The School of Oriental and African Studies and The University of Queensland. He became a religion journalist and began working for the Buddhistdoor organization in 2010. He is a trustee of The Heythrop Association.