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Mindful Kids Pages

Family Dharma Resources

Below are some web sites on Buddhist parenting, marriage, crafts and suggested children books.

General Topics

Family Buddhism


Introduction: Teaching Your Children Buddhist Values by Tricycle Magazine


ABC of Enlightenment


Association of Mindfulness in Education


Buddhist Marriage Vows


Buddhist Crafts

Recommended Parenting Books

Buddha Heart Parenting


Recommended Children Books

Buddha by Demi: Part of her graceful, historical series on religious leaders, with fabulous illustrations.

Hey Little Ant by Philip and Hannah Hoose: Empathy and nonviolence through the eyes of an insect.

Buddha Stories by Demi: Demi's take on some Jataka tales.

Kindness: A Treasury of Buddhist Wisdom for Children and Adults by Sarah Conover: A fairly hefty volume of short stories; good for practice center program read aloud and for families.

The Three Questions by Jon Muth: The author wrote a number of Buddhist books for kids - his Stone Soup is terrific, too. Based on the Leo Tolstoy short story, a Mahayanist take on what the most important things are for a child to keep in mind. This book is beautifully illustrated by the author.

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A Buddhism for Families August 2, 2013 2:06 PM Buddhist Faith F.
About the Buddhist Faith Fellowship August 2, 2013 2:03 PM Buddhist Faith F.
About Mindful Kids August 8, 2013 12:07 PM Buddhist Faith F.

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