Cuong Lu in Buddhist Door

Cuong Lu in Buddhist Door

Cuong Lu’s The Buddha in Jail: 52 Vignettes on Discovering Freedom and Happiness Within

From 2011–17, Lu served as a prison chaplain in the Netherlands. His new book, The Buddha in Jail: Restoring Lives, Finding Hope and Freedom (OR Books 2019), offers insights into the lives of prisoners that will resonate with us all. This month, Buddhistdoor Global interviewed him on his life, work, and writing.

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Book review The Buddha in Jail

Book review The Buddha in Jail

Cuong Lu in Inspiring Thru Possibility

Cuong Lu lets readers in on his journey to helping others restore their lives. Lu shares his experience working as a prison chaplain. He discusses his own path of finding peace. He shares stories and conversations with the lives that he touched in the prison and how they touched his.

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The five contemplations

The five contemplations

The five contemplations is a tool to turn your meal into a meditation. Cuong Lu rewrote the five contemplations. They are powerful and concise and offer room for many discoveries. Below you can read them:

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English-spoken retreat in Hungary

Interview with Cuong Lu during an English-spoken retreat in Hungary.