Buddhist studies in the modern age.
Author Archive | Bhikkhu Bodhi
Advice for those considering ordination, putting the aspiration in the framework of Buddhism, monasticism, and Western culture.
Does Western Buddhism need a monastic sangha? If so, what should their role be? What is required by the new conditions of Western culture?
A look at karma and dependent arising from the Pali tradition. Examining the causes of birth, aging, and death.
Legal and moral issues involved in the revival of the Theravāda Bhikkhunī Sangha.
Examining the role of monastics in Western culture, especially as torch-bearers of the Dharma.