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Justin Whitaker grew up on a dirt road 10 miles from the nearest town in Montana. In college he stumbled upon philosophy and Buddhism, two loves that have carried him around the world ever since. He now holds a PhD in Buddhist ethics from the University of London and lives in Hong Kong with his wife and their cat.


 

Western Dharma is published monthly.

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Ethics: The Necessary Basis for Mindfulness
To practice mindfulness, or Buddhism, we must understand the importance of our behavior
Uploaded 13 Dec 2019
From Mindfulness to <i>Right</i> Mindfulness: Pāli Buddhist Thought
Digging deeper into Buddhist texts to reconsider contemporary practice
Uploaded 15 Nov 2019
What is Mindfulness, Anyway? A Look at Early Buddhist Sources
Understanding the roots of awareness
Uploaded 18 Oct 2019
Building a Climate Crisis Toolkit with Buddhist Wisdom
Buddhists can lead us in this vital effort in the years to come
Uploaded 20 Sep 2019
Buddhist Economics with George Kinder: Creating a Mindful Golden Civilization
From expertise in financial life planning to envisioning new economic and political paradigms
Uploaded 27 Aug 2019
Norman Fischer: Engaging our Moral Imagination in a Rapidly Changing World
Art, creativity, service, and realization
Uploaded 6 Jun 2019
Tracing the Contours of Buddhism in America with Ann Gleig
The evolution of American Dharma
Uploaded 14 Mar 2019
Buddhist Journalism in an Age of Global Distrust
Buddhist journalism as a platform for bringing light to worldly problems
Uploaded 8 Feb 2019
Buddhist Economics: The Beginnings of a Promising Approach
The economics of social and spiritual transformation
Uploaded 23 Jan 2019
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