Change the World

“Living a truly ethical life in which we look to put the needs of others first, and providing for their happiness, has tremendous implications for for our society. If we change internally-disarm ourselves by cutting to the root of our negative emotions-we can literally change the world.” -His Holiness the Dalai Lama

Transformative Forgiveness

In the early 1990’s, in Boston, Massachusetts, I met on occasion with a Vietnamese Buddhist sangha. Their temple was near a large, beige-brick housing development, and what had once been a basketball court for the neighboring housing development was now their parking lot. One day their offices were broken into, a computer was stolen, and […]