Experience

The Sounds of Victory

Mike Morris shares how he developed the courage to go for his dreams by Mike Morris LAUREL, MD. Living in Alabama, my mother’s family was Creek Indian and had suffered much persecution. My great-grandmother instructed me to be…

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Awakening to the Bodhisattva Way

by Takako Mino Rancho Cucamonga, California When I was 5, my mom determined to support the dream of American kosen-rufu, so she somehow convinced my dad to move from Tokyo to Long Island, New York. Four years later,…

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With Appreciation Comes Happiness

By Leonides Arpon Brooklyn, N.Y. My parents left the Philippines for better work opportunities in Israel, and although I was born and raised there, the law denied me citizenship. Because of my Filipino ethnicity, I also dealt with…

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Inheriting Invincible Faith by Tanya Henderson and Donna Greene

World Tribune: Thank you, Tanya and Donna, for sharing your experience with us on how you have developed a harmonious family across generations. Donna, how did you begin your Buddhist practice? Donna Greene: In 1974, I spent a…

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The Gateway to Happiness by Sue Kuan

Sue Kuan, of Millbrae, Calif., uses her faith to create value from tragedy. World Tribune: Thank you for sharing your experience with us! What was life like in Taiwan? Sue Kuan: I worked at a bank while my…

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