One Earth Sangha

Articles on indigenous

Advancing Climate Solutions Rooted in an Understanding of Our Interdependence
The field of contemplative studies often focuses disproportionately on Buddhism. In this thorough and evocative article, Dr. Yuria Celidwen lays out the case for Indigenous contemplative science as a pathway to collective flourishing.
Dr. Natalie Avalos on Indigenous Spirituality and Buddhist Allies
How might Buddhist and Indigenous wisdom help us forge a path toward structural transformation? In this interview with Buddhistdoor, Dr. Natalie Avalos examines obstacles to environmental stewardship and possible antidotes.
Canada’s Bloody Indigeneous Relations and A Way Forward
As Canada continues to discover bodies of indigeneous children in unmarked graves, the country grapples with this collective trauma, as well as the question of a just response.
Land-Based Ethics and Settler Solidarity in a Time of Corona and Revolution
We live in the legacy of colonialism, a human-, white-, and settler-centered view of reality. Buddhist scholar Natalie Avalos shows us how Indigenous and Dharma wisdom call us to live in Right Relationship with Earth and all beings.