Dharma, Color, and Culture

New Voices in Western Buddhism by Hilda Gutierez Baldoquin

Publisher: Parallax Press

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Thought-provoking and passionate, Dharma, Color, and Culture forges a new path in our understanding of the simple truths Dharma Buddhism and their relevance for all of us.

Essays by Latino, Asian, African-American, and Native American Buddhist practitioners, lay people, and Dharma teachers address the connection between diversity, racism, Color 5/5(6).

Dharma, Color, and Culture book. Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. For the first time ever, the words of Western Buddhist pr /5. ( pp., Parallax Press, ) Dharma, Color, and Culture, edited by Hilda Gutiérrez Baldoquín, marks a Dharma transition point in the cultural movement that is the transmission of the dharma to the West.

Color this new anthology, twenty-six writers—Asian and Asian American, Latino, and African American—speak specifically from their experiences of practice as people of color.

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Dharma, Color Color Culture: New Voices in Western And Culture book Edited by Hilda Gutierez Baldoquin. Manuel’s essay as a contributing author in this book is titled Bearing Up in The Wild Winds, where she shares a story of suffering and liberation.

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His new book, Awakening Together: The Spiritual Practice of Inclusivity and Community, is published by Wisdom Publications. Zenju Earthlyn Manuel is a Dharma heir of Buddha's teachings. She studied with the Color Zenkei Blanche Hartman through the San Francisco Zen Center.

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