from the print magazine...

determined to be free
Bhikshuni Thubten Chodron, Swami Radhananda & Brother Wayne Teasdale talk with Clea McDougall about monastic life and how renunciation makes sense in contemporary times.

a simple life
Giving up material comforts & notions of security may seem like a huge risk, but what are some of the benefits of living simply?
Samara Brock investigates

the flood
Sarah E. Truman continues her search for Guanyin, China's bodhisattva of compassion, amongst the rising waters of Nanjing.

ozark light
Tara Bray considers the joy that comes in little sips.

from the desk of swami radhananda
following the heart's desire

hidden language hatha yoga: swami lalitananda
the peacock feather : pincha mayurasana

kuanyin's kitchen
créme de riz

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