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Tricycle/Winter 2014 Vol. 24, Num. 2

Featured in this issue:

Life's Hidden Support Andrew Cooper Paid Member

Following his father's death, Tricycle's features editor reflects on the importance of our care for one another. 


Sea of Sorrow Ronna Kabatznick Paid Member

On the eve of the 10th anniversary of the Indian Ocean Tsunami, a psychologist who volunteered to help survivors in Thailand recalls her staggering confrontation with death and considers how a Buddhist country coped with the truth of impermanence.

The Joy of No Sex Mary Talbot Paid Member

A lay practitioner reveals one of the most liberating decisions of her life: celibacy.

The Present Moment Jack Petranker Paid Member

The "present moment" is on everyone's lips nowadays. But do we really know what we mean by it? The philosophers of antiquity help us get underneath the cliché.


The Tie That Need Not Bind Rev. Patti Nakai Paid Member

Is Buddhism's teaching on nonattachment a directive to disengage from relationships? A Pure Land priest explains that in her tradition, it is impossible to awaken without them.

Under Your Skin Thanissaro Bhikkhu

A Thai forest monk explains why a healthy body image is not what you think it is.

Tricycle/Fall 2014 Vol. 24, Num. 1

Featured in this issue:

After the Monastery Bhikshu Heng Ju (Tim Testu) Paid Member

A reconciliation story

Brain Karma Wendy Hasenkamp, PhD Paid Member

Is delusion hardwired?

The Happiness Metric Madeline Drexler Paid Member

Bhutan’s experiment in turning principle into policy

The Unfamiliar Familiar Henry Shukman Paid Member

Learning to see the world anew

White Trash Buddhist Brent R. Oliver Paid Member

Do you have to break the bank to break into the upper middle way? A Kentucky native shows us what practice looks like on minimum wage.

Tricycle/Summer 2014 Vol. 23, Num. 4

Featured in this issue:

Other-Power David Brazier Paid Member

Why self-mastery is self-defeating

Reflections of the Flowerbank World Dale S. Wright and Tom Wudl Paid Member

The Avatamsaka Sutra in art


Roused from a Dream Mary Fowles Paid Member

Restoring Zen's female lineage

The Flute Teacher Liao Yiwu Paid Member

A Poet's Journey through a Chinese Prison

The Man-made Obstacle Rita M. Gross Paid Member

Distinguishing between problems of human birth and problems of human making

Under One Umbrella

Can tradition and science both fit? An interview with Thupten Jinpa Langri

Tricycle/Spring 2014 Vol. 23, Num. 3

Featured in this issue:

Beautiful Storm Henry Shukman Paid Member

Finding the hidden remedies in our troubled selves

Dharma on the Playa Allan Badiner Paid Member

Buddhism at Burning Man

Facing the Wave Gretel Ehrlich Paid Member

A journey through the devastation of Japan’s tsunami

Looking into the Eyes of a Master Pilar Jennings, PhD Paid Member

A relational psychotherapist explores how we can see our teachers as people, both gifted and flawed.

Meditation en Masse Erik Braun Paid Member

How colonialism sparked the global Vipassana movement

The Dismay of Motherhood Mary Talbot Paid Member

We are of the nature to get sick, grow old, and die. So are our children.

The Dream Team Paid Member

Contributing editor Pamela Gayle White speaks with six dedicated practitioners before they enter three-year retreat.

The Science Delusion

An interview with cultural critic Curtis White