March 30, 2020

In March 2018, in Dharamsala, India, home of the Tibetan government in exile, an international group of leading education researchers, scientists, and scholars, gathered with classroom teachers to strategize with the Dalai Lama about humanity’s future. In a five-day exchange entitled “Re-imagining Human Flourishing,” they came together to consider a problem both practical and...

December 28, 2019

Tricycle Magazine has honored "Awakening from Climate Slumber" as one of its "Top 10 Articles of 2019." 

April 26, 2019

"Awakening from Climate Slumber"

Tricycle: The Buddhist Review, Spring 2019

Review of Ecology, Ethics, and Interdependence: the Dalai Lama in Conversation with Leading Thinkers on Climate Change., eds. John Dunne and Daniel Goleman

Humanity faces an environmental crisis so critical that our survival on earth is in peril. Yet we have another even more urgent problem: most of us go...

October 13, 2018

Now on the news stand: Document Journal, No. 12, Spring/Summer 2018. Searching for stability in times of uncertainty. Essay accompanying a portfolio by British photographer Laurence Ellis on the transformative power of religious places. Click here to read.

June 19, 2018

Linda Heuman interviews philosopher Shaun Gallagher about how new models of cognition are changing how scientists understand consciousness. 

(Mangalam Institute, Berkeley, California, June 2018.)

April 25, 2018

Linda Heuman interviews University of Virginia Professor of Tibetan Buddhist Studies David Germano about the relationship between meditation and the context in which it is practiced. (Mangalam Institute, Berkeley, California, June 2018.)

April 17, 2018

Just out: Tricycle eBook of my collected essays. Free download! 

April 10, 2018

Linda Heuman interviews McGill Professor of Psychiatry Amir Raz about the importance of recent studies of placebos for meditation research.   (Mangalam Institute, Berkeley, California, June 2018.)

February 22, 2018

Now on the news stand: Need an antidote to the 24 hour gloom and doom news cycle? Read my review of Steven Pinker's new bookEnlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress, in Tricycle's Winter 2018 issue.

June 30, 2017

Berkeley, CA June 17-26, 2017. I joined twenty scholars and scientists at Mangalam Research Center for Buddhist Languages for a ten-day meeting examining and challenging the assumptions framing the current dialogue between Buddhism and science. I gave a talk and interviewed several of the other presenters. The videos are available here.

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Shifting the Ground We Stand On

April 17, 2018

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