Learning to fall apart
My OCD had been creating vivid, painful rituals for years. So could Buddhist ritual give me a means to fight back?
In whose footsteps?
We were a group of secular Buddhists visiting the cave temples of India. What would we learn on the journey?
The wanderer stilled
Leaving Europe as a young woman, Martine Batchelor was transformed by an encounter with Buddhist meditation
Couched in kindness
Jakucho Setouchi is a revered nun and famous novelist, yet few know how psychoanalysis shaped her spiritual life
A broken offering
A cracked voice, an empty bank account, a tour of duty. Who would have thought so much light could still get in?
Buddhism and ecology both refuse to separate the human and natural worlds – and demand that we act accordingly
How I found my way out of depression, thanks to the writings of the English priest who brought Buddhism to the West