Shuyin

Shuyin

Shuyin is a freelance writer and mindfulness teacher who works with the elderly and adolescents. Having spent more than 10 years in Sri Lanka as a volunteer with a Buddhist charity, she continues to be active in various projects which addresses the needs of the rural poor in various countries. Dharma Project of the Month is on hiatus and is expected to continue in the fall of 2019.

Art with a Heart

In the center of the room, a group of artists are hunched over their work stations, each focused on his or her individual task. With

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Rethinking Life Release

In recent years, the Buddhist practice of life release, or in Chinese, fangsheng (放生), has become a highly contentious topic, pitting life release advocates against environmentalists, animal

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