The Engaged Buddhism of Sulak Sivaraksa

The Engaged Buddhismof Sulak Sivaraksa BY MATTEO PISTONO, photo by Hannah Sommer Note: Sulak Sivaraksa turns 80 years of age on March 27, 2013 Sulak reinterprets the five classic Buddhist precepts for the modern day. Individuals may not be killing outright, but they...
Sombath Somphone: Lao Development Visionary Speaks

Sombath Somphone: Lao Development Visionary Speaks

Sombath Somphone worked for 30 years to promote sustainable development through training and educating young people in Lao PDR. In 1996, he founded Participatory Development Training Center (PADETC), which he headed until mid 2012. In 2005, he received the Ramon...