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Buddhist psychology talk in Toronto

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Applied Buddhist Studies Initiative at Emmanuel College presents: Relating Buddhist Psychology (abhidhamma) to Daily Life A talk by the Venerable Sister Susila Date: September 21, 2017 (Thursday) Time: 6:00 pm Refreshments/Book Sale           6:30 pm Talk Place: Emmanuel College Chapel (3/F)            75 Queen’s Park Cres. East (across the street... Read more »

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CJBS 12 published

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CJBS 12 published The Canadian Journal of Buddhist Studies, volume 12, is now available online, as the above image indicates. Here is the link for the live version of the press release:  

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Buddhist Literary Festival

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Kimberly Beek (Buddhist Fiction Blog) and Suwanda Sugunasiri (Buddhist Council of Canada) are in the process of organizing the first-ever Buddhist Literary Festival for this year’s WORD ON THE STREET festival at Harbourfront in Toronto. They are seeking volunteers to assist in organizing and hosting the event. Press release here:

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Contemplative walking

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I had the opportunity this week to take a walk in Gatineau National Park with Innen Ray Parchelo, the Tendai priest who runs the Padakun contemplative walking society (, along with a couple of other hardy sojourners. Ray is the author of Walk Like a Mountain: The Handbook of Buddhist Walking Practices (Sumeru 2012), and he will be... Read more »

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Buddhistdoor profiles Sumeru

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The Sumeru Press was recently profiled on the Buddhistdoor website, thanks to an interview with Justin Whitaker. Here’s a link to the article…

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