Region: Northeast USA

Arawana Hayashi at the Interdependence Project

On Friday, May 30, and Saturday, May 31, IDP in New York City will host a training by Activist and Buddhist teacher Acharya Arawana Hayashi.  This powerful weekend is to support those committed to making a difference through personal and social transformation.  Registration and more information available at this link, or email


Buddhism & Psychology course at IDP: Bringing Practice to Life

New York City

Monday nights, 7 to 9 pm

Join Dr. Jeffrey Rubin for the Interdependence Project’s newest Monday-night course.  Integrating practice into the way we relate to other people and care for ourselves — or don’t — is Read More »

Milarepa Center Festival Day with Free Concert by Grammy Nominee and Renowned Flautist Nawang Khechog

The scenic beauty of Milarepa Center

The scenic beauty of Milarepa Center

Come celebrate Chokhor Duchen, the anniversary of the Buddha’s First Teaching on the Four Noble Truths, during a special Festival Day on July 25 at Milarepa Center in Barnet, Vermont.

A picnic lunch will be served at noon followed by an afternoon of ancient Buddhist wisdom and music with Nawang Khechog. Read More »

“Unmistaken Child” opens June 12 in New York

unmistakenchild Beastie Boy and Buddhist Adam Yauch’s film distribution company Oscilloscope Laboratories will release Unmistaken Child (director: Nati Baratz) on June 12 at the Film Forum in New York. See the review in the June 2nd NYTimes.

From Oscilloscope:

The Buddhist concept of reincarnation, while both mysterious and enchanting, is hard for most Westerners to grasp. UNMISTAKEN CHILD follows the 4-year-search for the reincarnation of Lama Konchog, a world-renowned Tibetan master who passed away in 2001 at age 84. Read More »