Personal Reflections Pure Land
A Buddhist teacher begins a seemingly simple daily practice—and finds it extremely difficult.
Teachings How We Live
Understanding our interdependence can give us a higher purpose and protection against burnout
You Can’t Be Yourself By Yourself: Overcoming Structural Selfishness
In this Dharma Talk, Malcolm Martin proposes the term "structural selfishness" to discuss the ways that a fixed idea of self hinders our practice, while offering insight on how to embrace the complexity of interdependence.
Helpless, Not Hopeless
Embracing interdependence as our hidden common ground is our best hope for the future.
Do You Need an Entire Universe to Make an Apple Pie?
A meditation on dependent arising reminds us that we’re not so important—and yet, we're not insignificant, either.
Reflections on the sounds of an interdependent world
TeachingsMagazine | Teachings, What's in a Word?
What’s in a Word? Sangha
Our expert explains the meaning of sangha.
The Mandala Master
For more than two decades, Losang Samten has spread lessons of interdependence in the West through Tibetan Buddhist sand mandalas.
Interdependence in the Statehouse
A New Hampshire state lawmaker reflects on real-life examples of our connectedness and what Buddhism has taught her about working with a coalition.
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