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Renowned Tibetan Dzogchen Master Chatral Rinpoche Endorses Dharma Voices for Animals and our Mission.

DVA is the first western organization ever endorsed by Chatral Rinpoche, who fully supports our mission in advocating for vegetarianism.  Kyabje Chatral Sangye Dorje Rinpoche is one of the few living disciples of the great master Khenpo Ngagchung and is […]

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Samadhi and Shojin

On April 4, 2012 By

By Will Tuttle, Ph.D.

This piece is adapted by Dr. Will Tuttle himself from his best-selling book, The World Peace Diet.  Dr. Tuttle is both a member and contributor to Dharma Voices for Animals.

Meditation is foundational to the Buddhist teachings, and is not seen as an exotic or specific […]

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From the Introduction to The Great Compassion by Norm Phelps (Lantern Books, 2004)

Buddhism ought to be an animal rights religion par excellence. It teaches the unity of all life; it holds kindness and compassion to be the highest virtues; and it explicitly includes animals in […]

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