This e-book is a companion to the Tricycle Retreat, “Aging as a Spiritual Practice,” led by Buddhist teacher and aging specialist Lewis Richmond. Tricycle Teachings: Aging includes over 80 pages of articles from the Tricycle Wisdom Collection, including an excerpt from Lewis Richmond’s new book, Aging as a Spiritual Practice.

Table of Contents

  1. “Beyond Coping”

    by the Buddha, translated by Thanissaro Bhikkhu
  2. “Hags, Nuns, and Magpie Scholars,”

    by Anne Waldman
  3. “Anti-Aging Cream,”

    perspectives on aging from multiple Buddhist practitioners
  4. “Our Real Home,”

    by Ajahn Chah Subato
  5. “Aging into Dying and Death,”

    by Kenneth Jones
  6. “Too Much,”

    by Rafi Zabor
  7. “The Gift of Gratitude,”

    by Ajahn Sumedho
  8. “Awake and Demented,”

    by Noelle Oxenhandler
  9. “The Authentic Life,”

    an interview with Lewis Richmond
  10. “Aging as a Spiritual Practice,”

    an interview with Lewis Richmond and an excerpt from his book on aging

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