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Buddhism and Gender Identity

I am pleased to report that I have never experienced discrimination based on my gender while studying at Rangjung Yeshe Institute.  Sexual harassment and discrimination are very real, and in the United States women of all ages confront discrimination on a daily basis.  Perhaps it is better in Australia, Canada, or Europe?  I can’t speak to […]

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Buddhist prejudices Death ignorance immortality Impermanence Karmic experience meaningful life purification suffering

Is Death a gift?

Pemba Prayag Sherpa Pemba Prayag Sherpa In one point of our life, we all will face death as death is inevitable. I’m sure we were all annoyed, disappointed and worried when someone explained us about death for the first time in our childhood. I always wondered why there is such phenomena called death! My earlier […]