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Atsumori
Tales of transience, honor, and transcendence
Uploaded 2 Feb 2019
“This Mind is the Buddha”* — Being Religious (in Japan)
Between immanence and transcendence
Uploaded 30 Jun 2018
<i>Buddhistdoor View</i>: Honoring the Lessons of Martin Luther King Jr. for Today’s World
Lessons from a history of religious engagement and American politics
Uploaded 13 Apr 2017
<i>Buddhistdoor View</i>: The Dharmic Conundrum of AI
The question of artificial intelligence and sentience
Uploaded 11 Nov 2016
The Body of the Buddha: A Conversion Story
Jason Ranek relates his path to Buddhism
Uploaded 18 Sep 2015
Zhang Huan: Sculpting a Name in Art
Whether it is his unconventional performance art, his photography, or his sculpture, Chinese artist Zhang Huan’s remarkable repertoire is rebellious, eccentric, controversial—and spiritual, particular
Uploaded 30 Jan 2015
"Pizzled" and "Frazzled" Minds: How Meditation can Help
Sangeeta Bansal Ph.D, a researcher and writer, is also the founder of a non-profit called Mindside, which aims to make the benefits of mindfulness meditation available to all. Mindside offers an eight
Uploaded 8 Mar 2014
Nine-Story Mountain: The Making of a Pilgrimage
As an anthropologist and artist, the individualistic and community-focused elements of pilgrimage journeys, which seem to meander easily between the personal and the communal, fascinate me. I am drawn
Uploaded 7 Mar 2014
Why Beauty Matters in Vajrayana Buddhism
Editor's note: “On the Vajra footpath with Tinley Fynn” is a column focusing on the principles of Tibetan Vajrayana Buddhism through the exploration of associated literature, arts, cu
Uploaded 13 Oct 2013
The Bodhisattva Career in Shantideva: Part 2
Wisdom and Means, Emptiness and Compassion: Philosophical Problems   In this column’s first segment, we explored how Shantideva’s idea of compassion, noble as it was, led to some very interesting q
Uploaded 10 Jun 2013
Sangharakshita's "The Religion of Art": Reconciling Buddhism with aesthetics
Jeffrey Martin reviews Sangharakshita's The Religion of ArtIf the goal of Buddhism is nirvana, or at least to live a life based on Buddhist principles, how does the creation or consumption of art lead
Uploaded 18 May 2013
Victimless Crimes – A Buddhist Response
Editor's note: This article was first published in the now-retired Bodhi Journal, Issue 12, June 2009.A crime is usually understood as the infringement of an established system of law of a commun
Uploaded 26 Apr 2013
The fundamental principles of Buddhist psychology and their relevance to Buddhism as a religion
 Editor's note: This feature was first published in the now-retired Bodhi Journal, Issue 2, January 2007. 1. Introduction This article presents a summary elucidation of the key principl
Uploaded 17 Apr 2013
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