Dharma & Emancipation

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The Spiral to Freedom: How Dependent Arising Leads to Nibbana


Casting Indra's Net


somatic mindfulness

Dharma Talks

The Art of Somatic Mindfulness

Lama Willa Blythe Baker helps us access the body’s wisdom through an exploration of the four layers of embodiment: the physical, energetic, mental, and integrative. These layers are increasingly subtle, and Lama Miller explains how we…

By Willa Blythe Baker

Online Courses

Timeless teachings. Modern methods.

Upcoming Events

Dharma & Emancipation: Reflections on Juneteenth with Dr. Kamilah Majied

Everyone can practice with and reflect on Juneteenth as a part of their liberation from the effects of enslavement, including waking up to the aspects of their lives that are impacted by the power, oppression and privilege dynamics that are residuals of the enslavement of African heritage people. Sign up to receive this conversation with Dr. Kamilah Majied, PhD exploring these topics and more.

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The Lojong Slogans: A Practical Guide to a Compassionate Life with Judy Lief 

Join us on July 28 at 4-5 pm ET for an exploration and demonstration of lojong slogan practice with Acharya Judy Lief, a teacher in the Shambhala tradition of Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche. Lief is the editor of Chogyam Trungpa’s Training the Mind, which contains Trungpa Rinpoche’s commentaries on the lojong teachings. In this hour-long virtual event, Lief will offer an introduction to lojong practice, walk us through several of the 59 slogans, and take questions from the audience.

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Pilgrimage to Mongolia with Tricycle and Megan Mook August 4-17, 2023

Pilgrimage to Mongolia

Join us on this Buddhist Pilgrimage to Mongolia and witness a Buddhist renaissance firsthand in the Land of the Eternal Blue Sky—August 4-17, 2023.

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Dark Meditation: Exploring Inner Space with Lama Justin von Bujdoss 

On August 10 at 3 p.m. ET, von Bujdoss joins Tricycle in conversation with Executive Editor Phil Ryan to discuss the practice of dark meditation within the context of Vajrayana Buddhist tradition. He will share insights from his own 49-day retreat—which ultimately led to his decision to leave his work as a chaplain within the New York City department of corrections—and will answer questions from the audience.

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The Asking: A Poetry Reading & Conversation with Jane Hirshfield

Join us on September 26 at 5pm ET for a poetry reading and discussion with Hirshfield about her new body of work. In conversation with Tricycle’s Editor-in-Chief James Shaheen, she will share poems from her new collection, offer insights at the intersection of Buddhist practice and creative process, explore her upbringing and inspirations, and consider how we can live with greater courage, curiosity and kinship with all of life.

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Pilgrimage to India & Nepal

Join us on this Buddhist Pilgrimage to India & Nepal and explore what the Buddha said there are four sites that every committed dharma practitioner should visit. October 31 – November 13, 2023.

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Dharma Talks

Video teachings with contemporary Buddhist teachers

Film Club

Buddhist films and discussion for the Tricycle community

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Growing Up in Ladakh

In this documentary, Growing Up in Ladakh, we follow 12-year-old Padma, living with her family in the small Himalayan village of Gya, as she goes about her daily routine and weighs joining GOTCHA, a traditional procession to bring peace to all sentient beings.

By Stanzin Dorjai Gya, Christiane Mordelet


Conversations with contemporary Buddhist leaders & thinkers

Casting Indra’s Net

Casting Indra’s Net


In this episode of Life As It Is, chaplain and activist Pamela Ayo Yetunde discusses how distraction and delusion keep us from our true purpose of caring for one another.

With Pamela Ayo Yetunde


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