Experience

On Banishing Doubt

by Linda Jackson Sandston, VA. I’d been practicing Buddhism for over 40 years when I got the news, in February 2019, that my eldest son, Freddy, had stage 2, possibly stage 3, colon cancer. Certain things you come to think…

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Bora Colak in front of his workplace, Long Island, N.Y., August 2021.

Reclaiming a Dream

by Bora Colak Long Island, N.Y. I believe that the ultimate tragedy in life is not physical death. Rather, it is the spiritual death of losing hope, giving up on our own possibilities for growth. … We must each…

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Alex Edwards, screenshot from the video.

How I Beat Cancer

Watch the latest Buddhability video, in which Alex Edwards, of Jersey City, N.J., shares how his Buddhist practice inspired him to battle his cancer so he could share his music with the world. “While in the hospital, a lot…

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Anton Troy (center) transforms a traumatic event into an opportunity for growth through his Buddhist practice and the support of his legal caregivers (l-r) Gabe and Kiki.

Turning Adversity Into a Gift

After nearly losing my life in a knife attack, I’ve made profound inner changes on my road to recovery.

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Jose Zabala (center) with (l-r) daughter, Natasha; wife, Martha; son, Isham; and daughter-in-law, Madison, June 2021.

Breaking the Thick Walls of Karma

My family’s bout with COVID-19 became a catalyst to transform our relationships and become closer than ever.

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