From the Charlottesville rally to the Tree of Life synagogue shooting, to the recent mass shootings in New Zealand and El Paso, to the escalating racist rhetoric of public figures, White Nationalism is on the
“If a bodhisattva realizes the ultimate selflessness of all beings, how do they generate the great love and compassion towards them?” –Vimalakirti Sutra. Misunderstanding the teachings and truth of emptiness can lead to apathy, despair
The Thích Nhất Hạnh Program for Engaged Buddhism invites you to join us for our monthly Dharma Talk Series: Emptiness and Social Action. Over the course of nine months, a wide array of Buddhist teachers
Date: Friday, January 31, 1:00 – 6:00 pm; Saturday, February 1, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Instructor: Donna Schaper RSVP: https://myunion.utsnyc.edu/bricks-and-mortals-removethepews This course teaches queer and non-binary theology of sacred sites. It will show what
Please join us for A Fresh Word–Noche: Metaphors for Preaching from the Darkness on Friday, February 7, 2020, from 8:30 am – 4:30 pm. Speakers to include Cláudio Carvalhaes ’07, Associate Professor of Worship, Esther J.
In the Mahayana traditions of Buddhism, practitioners are encouraged to awaken for the benefit of all. This sacred teaching of Bodhichitta, or the wish to be enlightened for the well-being of others, is a powerful
Buddhas are exalted by the power of enthusiasm. The Enlightened One has realized the power of enthusiasm. When the Compassionate One enters the villages and towns, there the power of enthusiasm is proclaimed. The Thích