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We can be quite happy with a question mark. It’s not a problem at all, actually, as long as we don’t solidify it or base our whole life on feeling threatened by it.

– Ani Palmo, “Necessary Doubt”

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In the Summer 2017 issue of Tricycle a Buddhist priest and a Muslim activist join forces to discuss the rise of nativism in “Dialogue Across Difference”; Paul Hawken offers his “100 Best Climate Solutions—And Why They’re Going to Work” in an era of ecological destruction; and the abbot of the Zen Center of Los Angeles advises us to “Hold to the Center!” when things blow up around us. 

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The Oxherder’s Journey

The Oxherder’s Journey

Barbara Joshin O'Hara

What can you expect to find when you set out on a path of spiritual development? The answer is not as mysterious as you may think. In this dharma talk series, Barbara Joshin O’Hara, Sensei walks us through the classic Zen blueprint of the path to enlightenment: the ten oxherding pictures, which clearly lay out each step along the way to awakening.


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Tricycle Teachings: Meditation, vol. 3

Tricycle Teachings: Meditation, vol. 3

The third volume of Tricycle Teachings: Meditation offers a selection of the clearest and most helpful meditation instructions from Pema Chödrön, Joseph Goldstein, Sharon Salzberg, and many others. The guidance of these master meditators will help you start or reinvigorate a daily meditation practice.

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The Four Noble Truths

The Four Noble Truths

In his very first teaching, the historical Buddha pointed out the obvious: life is full of suffering. He then taught what have come to be known as "the four noble truths," essentially a roadmap to navigate that suffering. Join teachers Stephen Batchelor, Christina Feldman, John Peacock, and Akincano Weber, who invite us to critically investigate these four truths for ourselves, seeing how they manifest in our own lived experience and apply to our modern world.

With Stephen Batchelor, Christina Feldman, John Peacock, and Akincano Weber
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