What is American Buddhism?

By Hilda Neal

Buddhism originated in the East so it is relatively new to America and the West in general. Now, in America, one can practice many different kinds of Buddhist practices. In the 1970’s, when it really…

How Buddhism Changed in the West

By Hilda Neal

There is now such a thing as American Buddhism but it is more commonly referred to as Western Buddhism since it includes all Western country practices as taught by the Venerable Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche who…