2011 May Edition


2011 May Edition [This e-Magazine is accessible by subscribers only]

Table of Contents
Page 4/ Teaching: Suffering caused by Sickness and Aging by Ajahn Sundara
Page 8/ Teaching: Conscientious Compassion: The Mission of Buddhist Global Relief
by Ven. Bhikkhu Bodhi
Page 11/ Teaching: 12 Links of Dependent Origination by Venerable Dagpo Lama Rinpoche
Page 15/ News: Japanese Buddhism After the Earthquake by Howard Tsang
Page 16/ Feature: A Buddhist Reflection on the Japan Disaster by Venerable Fa Xun (Bhikkhuni Shin)
Page 18/ News: Japan’s code of honor by Caroline Myss
Page 20/ Lead Article: Vegetarianism: A Healthy Debate What did the Buddha say about Vegetarianism? by Ven. Sangye Khadro
Page 23/ Is eating meat the same as killing?” by Ven. Robina Courtin
Page 24/ Feature: Buddhist Nun Shares The Sound Of Music by Megan Drennan Meline
Page 27/ Feature: The Importance of the Fifth Precept by Venerable Geshe Yangsi Rinpoche
Page 28/ News: Thai monk revered in life, remembered in death by Foong Thim Leng
Page 31/ Feature: Is Theravada Budhism for Arahantship only? by U Silananda
Page 34/ Teaching: Generosity: The Inward Dimension by Nina Van Gorkom
Page 42/ Teaching: Tea Words by Venerable Master Sheng Yen
Page 44/ Feature: I am a Buddhist by Dr Wong Yin Onn
Page 46/ Teaching: Dharma Kids The Brave Little Parrot – A Jataka Tale
Page 57/ Books In Brief
Page 63/ Dharma Aftermath The Nostradamus Season by Rasika Quek