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The question that Colin Beavan just had to ask his Zen teacher is one that's on the tip of everybody's tongues. Even the teacher's! The post “What Should I Do About My F’d-Up Life?” appeared first on Lion's Roar.
In recognition of the International Transgender Day of Visibility, Ray Buckner shares a personal view of what it means to be Buddhist, gender-queer, and trans. The post See Us Clearly: A Buddhist’s View of Transgender Visibility appeared first on Lion's Roar.
We're always on the lookout for engaging writing (and, art) that speaks to Buddhist experiences and teachings. The post Send your writing to Lion’s Roar, Buddhadharma, and LionsRoar.com appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Through Mahamudra meditation, says Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche, we relax into the emptiness, clarity, and awareness of ever-present buddha wisdom. The post How to Do Mahamudra Meditation appeared first on Lion's Roar.
bell hooks meets with Thich Nhat Hanh to ask: how do we build a community of love? The post Building a Community of Love: bell hooks and Thich Nhat Hanh appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Shozan Jack Haubner presents a prayer for the chaotic awakening of nature that is spring. The post Spring Prayer appeared first on Lion's Roar.
It takes root; it grows; it blooms. Cheryl Wilfong on how meditation practice is cultivated like a garden. The post The Garden Path appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Sam Moore on the Buddhist superhero’s trope-packed new Netflix series. The post The Mushy, Pseudo-Mystical World of Marvel’s Iron Fist appeared first on Lion's Roar.
As his cancer goes from bad to worse, the anonymous blogger known as the "Angry Asian Buddhist" strives to accept the absurdity of life. The post The Angry Asian Buddhist Is Not Who You Think He Is appeared first on Lion's Roar.
What started as a mindful walk became a personal "disturbance of the peace." Ray Buckner on how taking a moment to pause can transform a negative situation. The post Countering Oppression by Cultivating Peace appeared first on Lion's Roar.
The poet Joanne Kyger, an important figure in the Beat and San Francisco scenes has died at age 82. The post Joanne Kyger, poet influenced by Zen Buddhism, dies at 82 appeared first on Lion's Roar.
bell hooks talks to Pema Chödrön about how to open your heart to life's most difficult challenges. The post Pema Chödrön & bell hooks on cultivating openness when life falls apart appeared first on Lion's Roar.
When you incorporate Buddhism’s four immeasurables into your life, your love won’t be attached to just one person, says Lodro Rinzler. It will flow freely. The post Greatest Love of All appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Karen Kissel Wegela on therapy that starts with your basic sanity, not your neuroses. The post You’re Basically Good — The Benefits of Contemplative Psychotherapy appeared first on Lion's Roar.
When life is tough, this ancient set of Buddhist slogans can offer six powerful techniques to transform obstacles into awakening and benefit. The post Life is Tough. Here Are Six Ways to Deal With It appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Scott Neeson found his heart—and life’s true riches—in a Phnom Penh garbage dump. Lindsay Kyte profiles the founder of the Cambodian Children’s Fund. The post How a Hollywood Mogul Found True Happiness appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Thich Nhat Hanh says that mindfulness shows us the suffering of life and connects us with compassion. The post To Practice Mindfulness Is to Return to Life appeared first on Lion's Roar.
We believe deeply in ourselves as personalities, says Ajahn Sumedho, each committed to the reality of our own personal history and distinctive traits. The post The Problem of Personality appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Soka Gakkai International's president, Daisaku Ikeda, has issued his 35th annual peace proposal titled “The Global Solidarity of Youth: Ushering in a New Era of Hope." The post Soka Gakkai International’s Daisaku Ikeda issues 35th annual peace proposal appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Helping others is the ultimate political act. Lindsay Kyte profiles five people who are changing society from the ground up. The post Changing the World One Life at a Time appeared first on Lion's Roar.