Issue 18
Fall-Winter 2006


  • The Lhabab Stupa: From Inspiration to Inauguration
    Maggy Lehnert
  • The Bodhisattva Promise
    H.H. the 17th Karmapa Trinlay Thaye Dorje
  • The Four Thoughts that Turn the Mind from Samsara
    Lopon Tsechu Rinpoche
  • Retreats: Focus on Working with Mind
    Lamas Ole and Hannah Nydahl
  • The Brain in Meditation, Part 2
    Peter Malinowski


  • Letters to the Editor
  • Questions and Answers
    Lama Ole Nydahl
  • Meditation Basics
    Charlie Jorgensen
  • Buddhism in Everyday Life
    Gretchen Newmark
  • Book Reviews


Our goal at Buddhism Today is to present Buddhist meditation in a practical way, so that everyone can use it even in the midst of their busy, modern lives.

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H.H. the 17th Karmapa: Guiding a Meditation
What is Meditation? H.H. 17th Karmapa Thaye Dorje Offers a Teaching
Buddhist Meditation for Beginners, Guided by Lama Ole Nydahl
Try a Short Meditation with Lama Ole Nydahl