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Sacred Geometry and the Sri Yantra
Transcending limitations and seeing with our true eyes
Uploaded 10 Mar 2017
Harnessing Knowledge Technologies to Overcome Ignorance
Our new columnist seeks a more enlightened view of technology
Uploaded 11 Nov 2016
Mental Interplay: Venerable Analayo on Mindfulness and Memory
How mindfulness enhances memory and sharpens spiritual practice
Uploaded 30 Jun 2016
Mount Kailas: Natural Consciousness of Cultural Memories, Places, and Time
Experiences of pilgrims' travels to the roof of the world
Uploaded 14 Nov 2014
Gaia Dharma: Self-determination on the Middle Way of Interdependency
“Rise and let go off all the chains...”   Kobzar, Taras Shevchekno   “To whom do you belong?” He asked the ploughmen. “We are the King’s property,&rd
Uploaded 13 Dec 2013
From a trans-personal place on Buddhism in Ukraine: a post-Soviet and post-colonial Dharma of creativity and liberation from the dogmas
“Since it was the Lord Buddha who defined the essence of the human Ego as a process, we can accept this formula of “The Lion.” In your daily life accustom yourselves to the thought of eternal motion a
Uploaded 30 Oct 2013
‘Detachment’ in Vairāgyaśataka of Bhartṛhari: Where Buddhist and Brahmanic Ideas Concord
Editor's note: This article was first published in the now-retired Bodhi Journal, Issue 9, September 2008.   01. Prologue Indicating the vedāntic tone in the śataka 
Uploaded 23 Apr 2013
The Aṣtasāhasrikā Prajñāpāramitā Sūtra
Editor's note: This article was first published in the now-retired Bodhi Journal, Issue 8, June 2008. Introduction According to Edward Conze, the Prajñāpāramitā literature e
Uploaded 22 Apr 2013
The meaning of Kamma in early Buddhism
 Editor's note: This feature was first published in the now-retired Bodhi Journal, Issue 7, March 2008. Introduction The word karma, etymologically meaning “action”, is a term common to many of the an
Uploaded 20 Apr 2013
Some Thoughts on Theravāda Exegetical Literature
Editor's note: This feature was first published in the now-retired Bodhi Journal, Issue 7, March 2008.  Introduction The Exegetical (Commentarial) Literature or Aṭṭhakathā, wh
Uploaded 19 Apr 2013
Part Four: New Ideas
  Beginning in the mid-1980’s, American scholars John and Susan Huntington turned Buddhist art history on its head with claims that the first Buddha images were made shortly after the Buddha’s death,
Uploaded 4 Feb 2013
Merton’s Wisdom: The Common Ground of Buddhist-Christian Interfaith Dialogue (1)
This article is a Buddhist response to Thomas Merton’s essay  ‘Nhat Hanh is my Brother’ and Raymond’s article on ‘ Mindfulness and Love (2010.10.18). These two articles should be contemplated often i
Uploaded 6 Dec 2010
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