Buddhism and Meditation Resources

BuddhaNet

BuddhaNet is a not-for-profit organisation affiliated with the Buddha Dharma Education Association Inc. It is a non-sectarian organisation, offering its services to all Buddhist traditions. It aims to facilitate a significant Buddhist presence in the ever-expanding realm of computer communications technology, applying this technology to helping make the Buddha’s teachings freely available to all.

Tricycle: The Buddhist Review

Tricycle is the leading journal of Buddhism in the West, the most inclusive and widely read vehicle for the dissemination of Buddhist perspectives. By remaining unaffiliated with any particular teacher, sect or lineage, Tricycle provides a unique and independent public forum for exploring Buddhist teachings and practices, establishing a dialogue between Buddhism and the broader culture, and introducing Buddhist thinking to Western disciplines.

Shambhala Sun Magazine

The Shambhala Sun is today’s best-selling and most widely-read Buddhist magazine. It offers authentic teachings from the Buddhist and other contemplative traditions, and applies the wisdom born of meditative practice to all the important issues in life – from livelihood, parenting, and relationships to politics, social action, and the arts.

Feline Resources

American Association of Feline Practitioners

This is a great source of information about feline care. They also provide a search directory to find vets specializing in feline care.

Association of Pet Loss Bereavement

APLB is composed of professionally trained volunteers in pet bereavement counseling. It is a truly amazing place of love and support for anyone who has lost a beloved pet. Their services are free. They need your support for what they are doing, so please consider joining and recommending that others do the same.

Feline Outreach

Feline Outreach is a charitable organization formed to promote the routine and medical care of companion animals, particularly cats.

Maine Coon Breeders & Fanciers Association

MCBFA was founded in 1968 to preserve, protect and promote the Maine Coon Cat. It is composed of fanciers and breeder members from around the world who are united in admiration of these wonderful cats.

UC Davis Veterinary School — The Center for Companion Animal Health

The Center for Companion Animal Health conducts clinical animal health studies of all species of companion animals. It encourages the interaction of veterinary clinicians and scientists, while supporting the development of innovative strategies to diagnose, treat, and prevent health problems of small companion animals. Donations may be made to the Feline Health Endowment Fund, and may be given as a Memorial in the name of a beloved feline.

Depression and Chronic Fatigue Resources

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance

The Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance is the leading patient-directed national organization focusing on the most prevalent mental illnesses. The organization fosters an environment of understanding about the impact and management of these life-threatening illnesses by providing up-to-date, scientifically based tools and information written in language the general public can understand.

Chronic Fatigue and Immune Dysfunction Syndrome Association

The CFIDS Association of America is the largest and most active charitable organization dedicated to chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS). Since 1987, the Association has invested more than $28.1 million in initiatives to bring an end to the pain, disability and suffering caused by CFS.