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Sulak Sivaraksa

'We Are Made Of Star Stuff': Religion In The 21st Century

Akash Arasu | Posted 05.06.2013 | Religion
Akash Arasu

Religion has always been a broad topic. Rather than simply being two sides of the same coin, a discussion on religion is an octagonal die, loaded with biases, experiences and deeply rooted beliefs. In the end, everyone must find their own, without treading on others.

The Niwano Peace Prize Goes to Sulak Sivaraksa

Katherine Marshall | Posted 10.08.2011 | Religion
Katherine Marshall

Rather little known in the United States, the Niwano laureates are an impressive group and the aspiration is that this prize be a spiritual equivalent to the Nobel Peace Prize.

Buddhism Is More than Meditation: A Conversation with Sulak Sivaraksa

Katherine Marshall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Katherine Marshall

I feel that to practice Buddhism, you must care not only for yourself but for society. You also have to consciously distance yourself from the structures of violence that frame our lives.

Third Eye on the News: Talking to Buddhists About the '08 Race and the "Rough Old Trade" of Politics

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

These election years are especially challenging: One candidate plays dirty, the other occasionally disappoints, and the media rig the game. It seemed like a good idea to ask some Buddhists for guidance.