Young Buddhists and Non-Buddhists for a Healthy & Compassionate Society

The Man Who Planted Trees

by Jean Giono For a human character to reveal truly exceptional qualities, one must have the good fortune to be able to observe its performance...

Wake Up Movement in Mexico

Last month as Sangha of the Month, Rogelio Moreno shared with us what was happening in Wake Up Mexico City. In this part, read...

Waking Up to Humanity’s Greatest Challenge

by Monastic Brother Dai Luong From an early age I was, as so many of us are, captured by the question of how to make...

Let’s Plant Wake Up Trees!

In Reverence to the Buddha Nature within all Beings We, the Wake-Uppers from all ten directions (Belgium, England, France, Germany, Holland, Ireland, Scotland, Switzerland) gathered...

Planting Seeds of Brotherhood & Sisterhood

Dear Friends, I'm feeling inspired by trees tonight and wanted to share that with you. I’m very inspired by the planting of trees. The 22 Wake Up...

Reforestation in Los Tuxtlas, Mexico

My name is Christoph and I’m from Austria. I studied geography with special focus on sustainable development. I came to Mexico in the Tuxtlas...

Standing on the Brink: Which Direction Do We Choose?

by Monastic Brother Dai Luong The following sharing is a follow up to Brother Dai Luong’s Wake Up to Humanity’s Greatest Challenge. “Unless the monk knows...

The Sangha Boat

An Interview with Brother Chan Phap Ho Brother Chan Phap Ho was born and raised in Stockholm, Sweden. At the age of twenty-nine, he left...

The Eyes

by Monastic Brother Pháp Khả With a pair of eyes, one is assured of a life-long appointment with the blue sky and white cloud. Where I...

Backwoods Camping in the Great Lake State

By Steven Larmore Six of us gals and guys all agreed upon a retreat to the woods for some middle-of-nowhere mindfulness.  I think we figured...

Replanting A “Forest of Interbeing”: Spiritual Community As Food

Several months ago, four young friends living in three different countries embarked on a journey together to replant a deforested rainforest in the...