Sangha: Cultivating Relational Mindfulness and Compassion Practices to Foster Well-Being in a Multi-Sectarian Buddhist Community
This research will explore the complex construct of well-being through a multi-sectarian mindfulness community in the village of Yellow Springs, Ohio. Narratives will be collected from community members of the Yellow Spring Village Dharma Center, a multi-sectarian Buddhist sangha that embraces three distinct traditions, Zen, Vipassana, and Vajrayana.
Listen to the Interviews
This project is in the fieldwork phase. Searchable interviews coming soon.
This project is in the fieldwork phase. Links to archival materials coming soon.
Funding & Support
This project is supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation through the Great Lakes Colleges Association’s Global Liberal Arts Alliance.