Teaching our children the Dharma is the best way to safeguard their minds and hearts from the many unwholesome and negative influences of our modern society. Knowledge of the Buddha's Teachings will give them the ethical tools and life-enhancing guidance needed to live fulfilling and compassionate lives.
Moreover, it is the best way we can create the ground of a truly American Buddhism, which can nurture and expand its practice, community, and culture in the 21st century. The greatest gift we can give to our children and the world is the Dharma. Below are numerous family-oriented links that can help you share the Dharma with your children.