Lewis Richmond

Lewis Richmond is an ordained disciple of Shunryu Suzuki Roshi, was for many years Religious Director of Green Gulch Zen Temple. He is presently the founder and president of a software company, and is preparing a book of essays on Buddhist themes.
lewis richmond aging

Trike Daily Teachings

Aging Is Reality

Although I studied Buddhism as a young man, it wasn’t until I reached the later years of my life that I truly understood the Buddha’s first encounters with old age, sickness, and death. 

By Lewis Richmond

Magazine History & Philosophy

Enlightenment Needs a Minyan

I want to explore the possibility, within Buddhism, of enlightenment as a collective as well as an individual process, nurtured by a practice of public truth-telling in a community of spiritual equals. The seeds of this idea are well represented in ancient Buddhist thought and tradition, yet the notion of collaborative awakening connects with many […]

By Lewis Richmond
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