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Fifteen Weeks of Dharma Dating

Anne Cushman goes undercover in the Buddhist branch of the online dating world.

Anne Cushman

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The idea first comes up as a joke between me and my Tricycle editor: As a newly single Buddhist mom, why don’t I post my profile on a couple of the new online “dharma dating” sites, and write about my experiences? I find the notion both intriguing and horrifying. For years I’ve mocked the idea of shopping for a mate the way you’d shop for a book on Amazon.com.

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