On Being Blog
Why are atheism and agnosticism on the rise? And what does it take to go against your family's faith? Three young atheists discuss how they began to question their faith and what it was like to leave the church.
Three young Muslim-Americans — Kamran, Tasneem, and Zahra — struggle to reconcile their "Muslim" and "American" identities. Why don't we hear more of this in the media?
On Being partners with The Takeaway to explore the deep questions of people's changing relationship with religion and faith in the U.S. as part of their series “Young Nation Under God?”
A video that will inspire you to think more deeply about your place in the universe.
A young Pakistani girl shares a story of strength and peace that leaves us all in awe.
Morrie Schwartz makes sense of it all while tomatoes are flying.
Yosemite meets Saarschleife in this pairing of German wilderness and poignant words from John Muir.
A striking photo paired with a grounding thought from Thich Nhat Hanh on gratitude.
The Zen master demonstrates the mindful art of calligraphy, and how it's a practice of meditation.