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<i>Buddhistdoor View</i>: Mitigating and Managing Local and Global Ecological Crises
A call to action: addressing a fundamental truth
Uploaded 17 Mar 2017
How Wrong Views Lead to Errors in Judgment
Right view and the decision-making process
Uploaded 16 Dec 2016
<i>Buddhistdoor View</i>: The Dharma’s Place in the Global Climate Change Crisis
Buddhism has a key role to play in environmental awareness
Uploaded 4 Nov 2016
An Agent of Change: Empowering Bhutanese Nuns
Engendering self-sufficiency among female monastics
Uploaded 12 Aug 2016
<i>Buddhistdoor View</i>: Buddhism at the Heart of Sino-Indian Relations
A state visit to China this month by Indian prime minister Narendra Modi included visits to a number of Buddhist sites of historical significance in Sino-Indian relations. Giant Wild Goose Pagoda, for
Uploaded 28 May 2015
Monastic Schools and Their Role in Myanmar
There is a banner above the gateway of Parahita Monastery, in the Bago region of Myanmar, which reads “Maha Pyinnya Beikman - Youth Development Centre and Monastic Education School.” At th
Uploaded 27 Feb 2015
Applied Buddhism and Globalization
  Globalization is the latest expression of a long-standing strategy of development based on economic growth and liberalization of trade and finance. Globalization leads to the globalization of eco
Uploaded 15 Dec 2012
Want to be happy? Watch "Happy"!
“If you were the new leader of Hong Kong, what economic policies would you set up?” Generally, my students stare at me with blank faces when I ask them questions in clas
Uploaded 3 Oct 2012
Change of Location
Our first Chinese New Year in Vancouver after an absence of many years proved to be both educational and amusing.  Educational because we had to relearn the “local” Chinese customs here, whi
Uploaded 1 Feb 2012
A Buddhist View on Capitalism and Consumerism
The world economy has been going through a crisis since the summer of 2007 and this turmoil affects the normal rhythm and fluctuations of stock prices, currency rates, and financial institutio
Uploaded 1 Feb 2012
Buddha loves Gaia: Mahayana Reflections on the global ecological crisis
Buddhism is a religion that respects and cares for the Earth. As they walk by the Buddha’s side, disciples do not forget that Mother Nature, or Gaia, is also suffering in samsara. To practice ecologic
Uploaded 1 Sep 2011
Applied Buddhism And Global Economic Crisis
Modern Buddhism has become an intrinsic part of a globalized world. With its philosophy of the way of life, it takes special place in human and cultural identity. Buddhism in modern times ha
Uploaded 10 Jan 2010
Application Of Buddhist Economics In Prevention Of Global Credit Crisis
Globalization is the latest expression of a long-standing strategy of development based on economic growth and liberalization of trade and finance. Globalization leads to the globalization
Uploaded 10 Jan 2010
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