Experience

Nothing Can Hold Me Back

Lillian Ortiz stands up in her family to transform a great loss into an even greater benefit. by Lillian Ortiz BRONX, N.Y. One of the greatest challenges of my life came…

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Nothing Is More Precious Than Life

As a young man, Robert Oliver, of Nixa, Missouri, experienced nuclear weapons testing on U.S. troops. Through his Buddhist practice, he learned to believe in the beauty of life again….

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Regaining My Humanity

Everado Alcauter, of Chicago, breaks free of a life of gangs and drugs to create change in the world around him. Living Buddhism: Thank you for sharing your experience with…

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Fostering “21st Century Thoreaus”

How I created a space to nurture young writers who can take their place on the modern literary stage. by Philip Scharper HARLEM, N.Y. I recently read these words by SGI…

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Embracing the Life That I Deserve

How Jessica McLean made 2017 her year of change. by Jessica McLean TEMPE, ARIZ. One of the enduring memories from my childhood is going swimming with two friends I had known…

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