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Buddhism and Science

'Beyond the Robe': New Generation Of Buddhist Monks Embraces Science

Bobby Sager | Posted 03.11.2013 | Religion
Bobby Sager

Through their historic study of science, these remarkable men and women show their potential for an expanded role in their community, not necessarily as scientists, but as more engaged citizens, more informed messengers and more well-rounded scholars.

A Buddhist Philosophy Of Evolution

David Loy | Posted 09.16.2012 | Religion
David Loy

If religions are to remain relevant today, they need to stop denying evolution and instead refocus their message on its meaning.

Pushed By Dalai Lama, Tibetan Buddhists Study Science

AP | TIM SULLIVAN | Posted 09.02.2012 | Religion

SARAH, India — The shouts of more than a dozen Tibetan monks echo through the small classroom. Fingers are pointed. Voices collide. When an impo...

Zen Brain: Exploring The Connection Between Neuroscience And Meditation

Roshi Joan Halifax | Posted 11.17.2011 | Religion
Roshi Joan Halifax

Freedom from suffering can be found through realizing that the fundamental nature of our mental experience is ever-changing, interdependent and without any fixed, unchanging self at its core.