Susan Piver – The Four Noble Truths of Love

 Susan Piver talks about her new book, The Four Noble Truths of Love. She goes over the four noble


Psychology of Desire

 It is common in both Buddhism and Freudian psychoanalysis to treat desire as if it is the root of


Expanding Compassion Beyond Our Inner Circle: A Seven-Step Exercise

In this TedTalk, Robert Thurman shows us how to expand our compassion. “It’s hard to always show compassion — even


Pema Chodron – How We Block Wisdom

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sLw5QFaFUgI This video is from Belfast Buddhist. “We always have a choice, Pema Chödrön teaches: We can let the circumstances


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


A Message About World Peace From The Dalai Lama

thelastdalailamafilm.com THE LAST DALAI LAMA? looks at the 14th Dalai Lama at 80: The historic confrontation between Tibet and China;


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


Healing Oneself Healing the World with Thich Nhat Hanh and Friends

Healing Oneself and Healing the World featuring Thich Nhat Hanh and practice with Br. Phap Dung and Sr. Dang Nghiem September


On Fear

Today we are pleased to bring to you this excerpt from Smile at Fear: A Retreat with Pema Chodron.  We all