20 Years, 20 Teachings

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Summary

This keepsake e-book includes the best teachings, interviews, and reflections by Tricycle’s top authors of the last 20 years, including the Dalai Lama, Pema Chödrön, Stephen Batchelor, Lama Surya Das, Joseph Goldstein, Sharon Salzberg, and many others.

Table of Contents

2 Letter from Tricycle’s Editor & Publisher, James Shaheen
3 “Sleeping with the Hungry Ghost,” a poem by Anne Waldman
9 “Renunciation,” by Pema Chödrön
15 “Enduring the Fires,” by H. H. the 14th Dalai Lama
28 “Into Emptiness,” by Norman Fischer
32 “How to Cook a Macrobiotic Meal in a Hotel Room,” by Merce Cunningham
37 “Being Intimate with Demons,” by Jane Hirschfield
42 “The Roundtable: Help or Hindrance?” with Ram Dass, Joan Halifax, Robert Aitken, and Richard Baker
60 “A Sangha By Another Name,” by Charles Johnson
73 “One Dharma,” by Joseph Goldstein
82 “Like a Dragon in Water,” by Roshi Pat Enkyo O’Hara
85 “A Mind Like a Clear Pool,” by Sogyal Rinpoche
94 “The Dignity of Restraint,” by Thanissaro Bhikkhu
101 “Healing Mind, Healing Body,” by Jon Kabat-Zinn
108 “The Power of Solitude,” an interview with Reginald Ray
117 “The World Without Us,” an interview with Alan Weisman
128 “The Heart-Essence of Buddhist Meditation,” by Lama Surya Das
136 “The Wise Heart,” an interview with Jack Kornfield
149 “A More Complete Attention,” by Sharon Salzberg
156 “Starting from Scratch,” an interview with Stephen Batchelor
163 “The Natural,” an interview with Jeff Bridges
173 “Something from Nothing,” by Ken McLeod
184 “Thanx 4 Nothing,” a poem by John Giorno

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