Featured Articles and Journals: environment

August 5, 2014
As a Buddhist teacher and meditation instructor, I often sit with my fears about world leadership on the topic of climate change.
Activism and Politics     Link
January 6, 2014
In a recent discussion with old friends, we pondered different ways of experiencing the “self.”  One felt that the self was something true that can be found and held dear.  This could be accomplished, in her example, through painting -...
Buddhism, Religion & Spirituality, Science & Technology     Comment (2)     Link
by Joren
November 6, 2013
Arts and Media, Buddhism, Meditation Practice     Link
September 11, 2013
Two recent items of note in which Buddhists come together across lineages to address worldly issues: -- A large group of Buddhist/mindfulness/yoga signed and posted online a petition to President Obama asking him to stop the Keystone Pipeline.
Buddhism     Link
by Paul S
April 17, 2013
Activism and Politics, Arts and Media, Buddhism     Comment (4)     Link
by Joren
March 14, 2013
Arts and Media     Link
by Joren
December 6, 2012
Arts and Media     Link
April 23, 2012
by Kimberly Brown (follow Kim on Twitter)
Activism and Politics, Buddhism     Link
April 3, 2012
For IDP's Responsible Consumption Month we are committing to working mindfully with the momentum of our consumption habits and each choose specific areas of focus.  Here is my pledge:
Activism and Politics, Community News     Comment (3)     Link
April 2, 2012
by Kimberly Brown (follow Kim on Twitter)     Human beings have arrived at a time when we really need to think deeply. We have all kinds of ease and assets in our environment, creating the right kind of conditions to practice dharma....
Activism and Politics, Buddhism     Link
March 15, 2012
Is Steve Jobs hailed as a genius because he made us think that we are Sane for doing something that is actually in-sane?
Activism and Politics, Science & Technology     Comment (3)     Link
by Joren
September 8, 2011
Arts and Media     Comment (1)     Link
June 24, 2011
My girlfriend and I got into a fight last night because she says I’m a slob and that meditators should be more “mindful” of their living quarters. What would Sid say about that? – Messy Jessie
Buddhism, Meditation Practice     Link
June 7, 2011
  The Ecuadorian rainforest contains massive oil reserves which are worth at least $7 billion, but Ecuadorians would prefer to preserve their land and environment for future generations rather than have it destroyed by a multinational...
Buddhism     Comment (1)     Link
by ellen s
May 3, 2011
Tilapia is one of the most popular fish on our dishes in the United States. But eating tilapia might not be good for you. The American Heart Association recommends we eat fish twice a week. But tilapia may not be the one to eat. Is tilapia...
Activism and Politics     Comment (3)     Link
by Lani
April 14, 2011
Wanna save a trillion dollars? Start with the most elementary consumer choice of all...what you put in your mouth.
Buddhism     Comment (8)     Link
by Joren
March 10, 2011
Arts and Media     Link
by Joren
March 3, 2011
  This Spring,
Arts and Media     Comment (3)     Link

Site developed by the IDP and Genalo Designs.