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On January 14th, Students for a Free Tibet launched the #TibetFlagChallenge. The post Students for a Free Tibet flag important issue appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Starting January 27, An Olive Branch will host a free series of webinars, titled “Ethics in American Buddhist Groups.” The post An Olive Branch to host Buddhist ethics webinar appeared first on Lion's Roar.
In December His Holiness the 41st Sakya Trizin announced major changes for the Sakya school of Tibetan Buddhism's approach to leadership. The post Major changes for Sakya school of Tibetan Buddhism announced appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Burmese monk Wirathu made worldwide headlines earlier this week for a disparaging comment he'd made about a U.N. human-rights envoy. The post Wirathu’s latest comment is just a drop in the bucket appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Michael Grady has recently finalized a decision to retire from the Cambridge Insight Meditation Center. The post Michael Grady to retire from Cambridge Insight Meditation Center appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Since becoming ordained four decades ago, Lama Tsultrim Allione has faced her share of challenges and sexism. The post Tara, the First Feminist appeared first on Lion's Roar.
On February 3, The Mindfulness Project and The Center for Multicultural Education and Programs will present a discussion, on women, Buddhism, and social justice at NYU. The post Free event on women, Buddhism, and social justice at NYU appeared first on Lion's Roar.
In this video series from Buddhadharma, Ajahn Brahm offers four short, insightful teachings. The post Watch: Four funny, poignant teachings from Ajahn Brahm appeared first on Lion's Roar.
There is something so peaceful and composed about this image, yet it would be easy to overlook the perception. It's a great example of fresh seeing. The post A door of perception appeared first on Lion's Roar.
In a TED Talk published yesterday, Buddhist monk Matthieu Ricard offers his simple solution to climate change, biodiversity loss and global inequality. The post Watch: Matthieu Ricard says altruism is the solution appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Yesterday, Pope Francis stated that he is open to meeting with the Dalai Lama after coming under criticism for purportedly refusing a meeting in December. The post Pope, Dalai Lama to meet after all? appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Watch a video about the creation and legacy of the 1956 comic book "Martin Luther King and the Montgomery Story." The post The story behind the Martin Luther King, Jr., comic book appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Looking for a late-night snack, the young Martin Luther King, Jr., discovers instead the truth of interdependence. A short story by Charles Johnson. The post Dr. King’s Refrigerator appeared first on Lion's Roar.
The widely respected Sakya lineage scholar Dhongthog Rinpoche is reported to have passed away on Tuesday of this week. The post Buddhist scholar Dhongthog Rinpoche dies appeared first on Lion's Roar.
He was more than just the "civil rights leader" he is remembered as today. Martin Luther King, Jr., was one of America's greatest moral philosophers. The post The King We Need appeared first on Lion's Roar.
George Takei is famous as an actor, gay rights activist, and Facebook superstar; but have you noticed his occasional Buddhist shout-outs? The post George Takei’s six best Buddhist posts appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Photo by Aris Vrakas In 1952 composer John Cage shook the music world with his most radical composition to date: 4'33", known unofficially as “the silent piece.” Kay Larson explores its Zen-inspired lessons in her new book, Where the Heart Beats. The post 4’33” appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Junk! But such colorful junk. And such rich textures. The post Such colorful junk appeared first on Lion's Roar.
And now for something completely different: Here's a video of St. Louis-based rapper Prince Ea in gentle conversation with none other than Glenn Beck. The post Watch: Rapper Prince Ea and Glenn Beck talk Buddhism and hip-hop appeared first on Lion's Roar.
The actor, author, and undisputed King of Social Media George Takei reflects on his fascinating personal history The post Being Gay, Being Buddhist appeared first on Lion's Roar.