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A Matter of Scale

The Tricycle Book Club is discussing Lin Jensen’s Deep Down Things: The Earth in Celebration and Dismay! Look for daily excerpts from the book on the Tricycle Blog to inspire the conversation, which is happening here. From Deep Down Things: “The proper scale for human endeavor is that of the household. It’s within the intimacy […]

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We long for simplicity

The Tricycle Book Club is discussing Lin Jensen’s Deep Down Things: The Earth in Celebration and Dismay! Look for daily excerpts from the book on the Tricycle Blog to inspire the conversation, which is happening here. From Deep Down Things: “

While life in a modern industrial nation such as ours is increasingly characterized by complexity […]

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Life Belongs to Those Who Preserve Life

The Tricycle Book Club is discussing Lin Jensen’s Deep Down Things: The Earth in Celebration and Dismay! Look for daily excerpts from the book on the Tricycle Blog to inspire the conversation, which is happening here. From Deep Down Things: “

A tale of the Buddha’s inherent sympathetic response to the natural world is told in […]

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Buddhist Economics

The Tricycle Book Club is discussing Lin Jensen’s Deep Down Things: The Earth in Celebration and Dismay! Look for daily excerpts from the book on the Tricycle Blog to inspire the conversation, which is happening here. From Deep Down Things: “

Now as an adult, I’ve adopted a Buddhist economic heritage characterized by modesty and restraint. […]

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Journey From Zanskar benefit screening tonight in NYC

Join Heidi Minx at The Interdependence Project in NYC tonight for a benefit screening of Journey From Zanskar.  In the film, Geshe Lobsang Yonten leads a group of poor Zanskari children over the treacherous mountain passes of Northern India so they can receive an education.  The film is directed by Frederick Marx (Hoop Dreams) and […]

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Components of Place

The Tricycle Book Club is discussing Lin Jensen’s Deep Down Things: The Earth in Celebration and Dismay! Look for daily excerpts from the book on the Tricycle Blog to inspire the conversation, which is happening here. From Deep Down Things: “

A place is more than a location. Of course, if you know the convergence of […]

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The Nature of Place

The Tricycle Book Club is discussing Lin Jensen’s Deep Down Things: The Earth in Celebration and Dismay! Look for daily excerpts from the book on the Tricycle Blog to inspire the conversation, which is happening here. From Deep Down Things: “

When we’ve lost our place we’re like transplanted trees whose roots long for native soil. […]

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Learn to Share the Earth


The Tricycle Book Club is discussing Lin Jensen’s Deep Down Things: The Earth in Celebration and Dismay! Look for daily excerpts from the book on the Tricycle Blog to inspire the conversation, which is happening here. From Deep Down Things: “

It’s imperative that we learn to share the earth. The reluctance to share what we […]

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