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Justin Whitaker
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Buddhist ethicist, philosopher, Theravada practitioner with fondness for Tibetan and Zen too - academic, photographer, runner and perhaps a bit more.
Buddhist ethicist, philosopher, Theravada practitioner with fondness for Tibetan and Zen too - academic, photographer, runner and perhaps a bit more.

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Though he is still very much a traditional Tibetan Buddhist monk in many many ways, what he sees as most important these days is ethics: our basic human capacities of reason and compassion.

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Though he is still very much a traditional Tibetan Buddhist monk in many many ways, what he sees as most important these days is ethics: our basic human capacities of reason and compassion.

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"The North American Buddhist Alliance: Seeking Togetherness in Diversity"

My first feature for Buddhistdoor Global is up! In it I give a brief run-down on Buddhism in North America and where it might be going in the future, with focus on this new organization, NABA. Have a look:

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"The North American Buddhist Alliance: Seeking Togetherness in Diversity"

My first feature for Buddhistdoor Global is up! In it I give a brief run-down on Buddhism in North America and where it might be going in the future, with focus on this new organization, NABA. Have a look:

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This is a helpful roundup of some of the critiques of meditation today. Even if we don't agree with all of them, it's helpful to understand some of the concerns expressed in them.

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An in-person meditation class can cost $70-80 or more for a few weeks of instruction. Now you can gain access to a full year's worth of classes, guided meditation, live Q&A discussions, and online forums to discuss your practice: a mindful community, for just $45.

Please support us today and spread the word!

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An in-person meditation class can cost $70-80 or more for a few weeks of instruction. Now you can gain access to a full year's worth of classes, guided meditation, live Q&A discussions, and online forums to discuss your practice: a mindful community, for just $45. Please support us today and spread the word!

https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/guideful-the-unique-meditation-platform-community/

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I continue to be amazed and inspired by the work of Tom Clements, a Buddhist in England with autism and, as we see here, a history of anxiety.

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I continue to be amazed and inspired by the work of Tom Clements, a Buddhist in England with autism and, as we see here, a history of anxiety.
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