A podcast interview with Shelly Tygielski on her work supporting refugees from Ukraine, a dharma talk on the school shooting in Uvalde, Texas, and an excerpt from poet and essayist Diana Goetsch’s new book, This Body I Wore.
Taliban leaders hope that by protecting relics they’ll be able to secure a contract with China. Plus, anti-regime suppression escalates in Myanmar and the Center of Buddhist Studies at the University of Arizona will get a new home.
Participants walk barefoot over hot embers in the annual ceremony. Plus, Plum Village Monastery spreads Thich Nhat Hanh’s ashes, and nonprofit Live to Love organizes relief for refugees from Ukraine.