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The Takeaway

Amid Crisis, Nepalis Turn to Buddhist Culture

Thursday, April 30, 2015

The death toll from last weekend's earthquake in Nepal has surpassed 5,000. How does the Buddhist faith and culture help the Nepali people in a time of such suffering? 

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The Takeaway

Drama With The Dalai Lama

Thursday, March 12, 2015

In China, government officials are locked in a bureaucratic battle with the Dalai Lama over the Tibetan Buddhist leader's plans for the afterlife.   

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On Being

Carrie Newcomer — A Conversation with Music

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Something of a celebrity in Quaker circles, Carrie Newcomer is best known for her story-songs that get at the raw and redemptive edges of human reality. For Thanksgiving, a musical conversation with the Indiana-based and born folk singer-songwriter.

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On Being

[Unedited] Carrie Newcomer with Krista Tippett

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Something of a celebrity in Quaker circles, Carrie Newcomer is best known for her story-songs that get at the raw and redemptive edges of human reality. For Thanksgiving, a musical conversation with the Indiana-based and born folk singer-songwriter.

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Soundcheck

Amy Grant: Singing The Gospel of Mercy

Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Hear singer-songwriter Amy Grant perform in the Soundcheck studio.

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On Being

Tami Simon — Inner Life at Work: Business, Meditation, and Technology

Thursday, May 30, 2013

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On Being

[Unedited Tami Simon with Krista Tippett

Thursday, May 30, 2013

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On Being

Joe Carter — The Legacy of the African-American Spiritual [remix]

Thursday, December 23, 2010

Born in slavery, the Negro spiritual conveys a generous understanding of the nature of God and of human life. A celebration in word and song — through its hidden meanings, as well as its beauty, lament, and hope.

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[Unedited] Joe Carter with Krista Tippett

Thursday, December 23, 2010

Born in slavery, the Negro spiritual conveys a generous understanding of the nature of God and of human life. A celebration in word and song — through its hidden meanings, as well as its beauty, lament, and hope.

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New Sounds

Sonic Atmospheres

Tuesday, June 08, 2010

For this New Sounds, we’ll experience some sonic and at times, spiritual atmospheres, including ambient music, and other works that might invoke the “m” word – “minimalism.”  

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On Being

Robert Coles — The Inner Lives of Children [remix]

Thursday, January 01, 2009

Psychiatrist Robert Coles has spent his career exploring the inner lives of children. He says children are witnesses to the fullness of our humanity; they are keenly attuned to the darkness as well as the light of life; and they can teach us about living

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On Being

[Unedited] Robert Coles With Krista Tippett

Thursday, January 01, 2009

Psychiatrist Robert Coles has spent his career exploring the inner lives of children. He says children are witnesses to the fullness of our humanity; they are keenly attuned to the darkness as well as the light of life; and they can teach us about living

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On Being

Sister Joan Chittister — Obedience and Action [remix]

Thursday, October 04, 2007

In over 50 years as a Benedictine nun, Sister Joan Chittister has emerged as a powerful and uncomfortable voice in Roman Catholicism and in global politics. If women were ordained in the Catholic Church in our lifetime, some say, Joan Chittister would be

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[Unedited] Sister Joan Chittister With Krista Tippett

Thursday, October 04, 2007

In over 50 years as a Benedictine nun, Sister Joan Chittister has emerged as a powerful and uncomfortable voice in Roman Catholicism and in global politics. If women were ordained in the Catholic Church in our lifetime, some say, Joan Chittister would be

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