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What the Buddhists Teach: Finding Clarity in Everyday Life
May 4, 2016
Brooks Memorial Library
How do we develop mindfulness and a compassionate optimism about a highly imperfect world? Author Dr. Polly Young-Eisendrath discusses the Buddhist model for remaining fully engaged in the ups and downs of everyday life.
For more information
- “Too Commonly, ‘I’m Bored’ Is Our Response to the Mystery of Life: Are We Losing Our Religion?” by Polly Young-Eisendrath, Psychology Today, 3/3/2012
- Dr. Polly Young-Eisendrath’s website
“Getting Free Of Self-Importance Is The Key To Happiness,” Polly Young-Eisendrath speaking at Tedx Middlebury, 2013: