February 09, 2011
"Dana (“giving”) is the most fundamental of all Buddhist practices. It is the first topic in the Buddha’s graduated talks, the first step on the bodhisattva’s path to perfection, and the first of the ten paramitas (perfections) in the Mahayana tradition. It therefore sets the tone for all that follows in the spiritual journey."
-Andrew Olendzki, "Dana"
The Fall 2010 installment:
Help Animals India
The Lineage Project
Special Focus: The Gulf of Mexico:
Save Our Gulf
Boat People S.O.S.
Gulf Coast Fund
Gulf Restoration Network
Alabama Coastal Foundation
Coalition to restore Coastal Louisiana
The Spring 2010 installment:
Foundation for the People of Burma
Buddhist Global Relief
Himalayan Art Resources (*no donations. The best way to support HAR is simply to learn about incredible art)
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