Reviews and Blog Posts: Buddhism

A time to dance

by Padma Venkatraman

Reviewer Rating:
4

Veda is a classical Bharatanatyam dancer at her technical best when a car accident forces doctors to amputate her right leg below the knee. She never once gives in to despair that she will never dance again, but her journey to relearn her art is far from easy. Frustrated by...

Bangkok tattoo

by John Burdett

Reviewer Rating:
5

Second in what must be a series, Bangkok Tattoo features Buddhist Royal Thai police detective Sonchai Jitpleecheep in a delightfully complicated plot which combines Al Qaeda, opium, prostitution, tattoo art, Japanese mobsters, Chinese loan sharks, and more.

No death, no fear : comforting wisdom for life

by Thích Nhá̂t Hạnh

Reviewer Rating:
5

Truly comforting wisdom for life, whether you're dealing with illness, death or transformation of any kind. Thích Nhá̂t Hạnh reminds us of all the common sense we've lost.

Spring, summer, fall, winter-- and spring

Reviewer Rating:
5

This beautiful Korean film about two Buddhist monks brings the stories of nature and change, humanity and redemption to life without preaching.

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