I recently went to an exhibition at Obsidian Art Gallery. It was part of Bucks Open Studios – a three-week long celebration of artists and their work in Buckinghamshire. I was fortunate enough to acquire (a gift from my mother)
I belong to the same socially engaged Buddhism organisation as Boy George, Lydia (the finalist on The Voice) and Howard Jones, Sandy Shaw and Tina Turner to name a handful of our “celebrity members” . Of course, most of our
The Three Proofs According to various estimates, there are more than twenty major world religions, copious minor ones, as well as numerous religiously inspired ideas and philosophies that people follow individually. How, amongst such a plethora of teachings, is it
Min On Concert Association Founded in October 1963, the Min On Concert Association has developed into one of the world’s most successful music promoters. Min On can be translated as the “Democratic Music Lovers” Association or “The Peoples Concert Association”.
Winning each day A great morning and evening gongyo is the secret of winning each day Part of each day is inevitably filled with routine tasks: each morning we rise, wash, look out of the window at the weather, and
A Universal Teaching for Global Citizens On 12 October 1275, Nichiren Daishonin inscribed the Gohonzon. In this article, Caroline Gallup reflects on its promise of enlightenment for all people in the modern age. At some point in their lives, most
Affiong Day and her parents Jean and Terry spoke to Caroline Gallup about their shared experience of Affiong’s accident and how she has coped living with a ‘silent disability’ Nine years ago, Affiong Day was severely injured in a climbing
Summoning up the determination to win Lyla Cansfield used her illness to create a brilliant future for herself. I am thirty-six years old and have been practising Nichiren Daishonin Buddhism since 1990. My family chant as well, and I consider