Members' Stories

Practicing Buddhism yields tangible effects within an individual’s daily life.

One person’s experiences of overcoming problems or achieving their goals can serve as inspiration for another to positively challenge his or her own circumstances.

This selection of experiences illustrates the process of "human revolution" in action--how an individual's inner-motivated transformation sparks changes in their life and circumstances.

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Lulu McLennan, U.K.

“I want to make even more of a difference with my life from this moment onwards.”

Lulu McLennan, U.K.


  • Jun Ortiz

    Jun Ortiz's story of overcoming challenges throughout his life, and his refusal to be defeated by a terminal degenerative disease

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  • Lyla Cansfield created a brilliant new career for herself as a result of having to confront serious illness

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  • Raymond Tan Kim Teck

    Raymond Tan Kim Teck's describes how he was able to overcome a life threatening illness with the power of faith and triumph over obstacles in his workplace

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  • Sandy Evans

    After her husband was diagnosed with MS, Sandy Evans felt hopeless and disempowered, but through her encounter with Buddhism was able to regain hope and find happiness

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  • Foo Mow Nam

    A series of close family deaths caused Foo Mow Nam to look deeply at the nature of her suffering and the meaning of death from the perspective of Buddhism

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