Pema Chodron on Overcoming Anger

Fear, anger, and hatred, while negative emotions, exist in order to teach us something. When we become aware of our various emotions, we learn why

His Holiness The Dalai Lama at Madison Square Garden

It was the spring of 1990 and it was big news — His Holiness The Dalai Lama was coming to

How Does Siddhartha Find the Middle Path

The story of Siddhartha teaches us that you do not have to be a monk to attain spiritual enlightenment. While

Herman Hesse; Siddhartha Excerpt

  Enjoy this excerpt from this new translation of the beloved Herman Hesse classic Siddhartha.  Siddhartha chronicles the spiritual evolution

On Authentic Presence

The following excerpt is from Chogyam Trungpa’s classic and masterful text Shambhala: The Sacred Path of the Warrior.  From the

Diane Musho Hamilton—What is Enlightenment?

What is enlightenment? According to Diane Musho Hamilton, Zen teacher, enlightenment is “the awakening to the reality that you aren’t

A Zen Approach to Conflict Resolution

Seasoned mediator Diane Hamilton provides the skill set you need to engage conflict with wisdom and compassion, and even—sometimes—to be

A Brief History of Everything by Ken Wilber

“A clarion call for seeing the world as a whole.”—San Francisco Chronicle Description of A Brief History of Everything In