Blog Profile / Shambhala SunSpace


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Filed Under:Religion / Buddhism
Posts on Regator:2163
Posts / Week:7.9
Archived Since:November 5, 2010

Blog Post Archive

How Sharon Salzberg Found Real Happiness

Lindsay Kyte talks to Sharon Salzberg about how she became one of today’s most relatable Buddhist teachers. The post How Sharon Salzberg Found Real Happiness appeared first on Lion's Roar.

The “Alphabet Heart Sutra”

Aura Glaser express the truth of the Buddha's Heart Sutra in 26 words — from A to Z. The post The “Alphabet Heart Sutra” appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Help this Columbus Buddhist center rebuild after a fire

On Sunday morning, the Columbus KTC Center, a Buddhist center in Columbus, Ohio, was destroyed by fire. The post Help this Columbus Buddhist center rebuild after a fire appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Karmapa announces plans to empower female Buddhist practitioners

“Nuns are future holders of the Buddhadharma. This education will help prepare you to fulfill that great responsibility.” The post Karmapa announces plans to empower female Buddhist practitioners appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Nike — makers of Dharma-Burgers for your feet

Back in 2013, Nike launched a shoe that the company said at the time was “inspired by the practice of meditation and the concept of Zen…. Almost every part of the shoe reflects an aspect of a tranquil Zen garden: a modified Waffle outsole...Show More Summary

Murder trial of Akong Rinpoche ends with two death sentences

In October 2013, Akong Rinpoche, the founder of the West’s first Tibetan Buddhist center in Scotland, was murdered along with two other men. Trial proceedings began in August of 2014, and have now resolved with two men sentenced to death...Show More Summary

Ashes to ashes — David Bowie’s Buddhist death ceremony

Photo via Creative Commons, by iluvrhinestonesIn the time since the passing of the great David Bowie, we’ve seen the influence of Buddhism in his life and work, and shared words of appreciation from Bowie’s friend and onetime Buddhist teacher. Show More Summary

Wanting what’s right

Karen Maezen Miller on trying to curb the budding consumerism of her children and their attachment to things. The post Wanting what’s right appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Albert Low, Zen teacher and author, dies at age 87

Albert Low, founder of the Montréal Zen Center and dharma holder in the Zen lineage of Philip Kapleau, has died. Low was born in London in 1928. He left England after a Navy stint to live in South Africa with his wife Jean; there the two started a family. Show More Summary

Everything Is Interdependent

Rebecca Li answers the question "What is the most important teaching to proclaim in today's troubled world?" The post Everything Is Interdependent appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Buddhist Peace Fellowship comments on Buddhism, diversity, and first Lion’s Roar cover

The people at the Buddhist Peace Fellowship have some important things to say about the first cover of Lion's Roar magazine. The post Buddhist Peace Fellowship comments on Buddhism, diversity, and first Lion’s Roar cover appeared first on Lion's Roar.

What does Neil deGrasse Tyson have to say about “Buddhistic” astrophysics?

Famed astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson has a hypothesis about science and Buddhism. The post What does Neil deGrasse Tyson have to say about “Buddhistic” astrophysics? appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Christiana Figueres cites Thich Nhat Hanh’s influence in Paris climate talks

Figueres is the executive secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change. The post Christiana Figueres cites Thich Nhat Hanh’s influence in Paris climate talks appeared first on Lion's Roar.

To Know Yourself is to Forget Yourself

We might think that knowing ourselves is an ego-centered thing, but by looking at ourselves, we begin to dissolve the walls that separate us from others. The post To Know Yourself is to Forget Yourself appeared first on Lion's Roar.

What Is Suffering? 10 Buddhist Teachers Weigh In

10 teachers explain what suffering is, how we feel it, and why it isn't a condemnation — it's a joyous opportunity. The post What Is Suffering? 10 Buddhist Teachers Weigh In appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Behind the scenes of the first “Lion’s Roar” cover

We wanted to make a statement with the first cover of "Lion's Roar" — not just about our new name but about Buddhism today. The post Behind the scenes of the first “Lion’s Roar” cover appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Waking Up to Patriarchy

Gloria Steinem and Jetsunma Tenzin Palmo talk about personal challenges they’ve faced, progress they’ve seen, and why there’s still more to be done. Gloria Steinem: In reading about your life, I’ve been astounded by the degree to which we share certain parallels. Show More Summary

Khyentse Foundation awards $30,000 prize to John Canti and Wulstan Fletcher

John Canti and Wulstan Fletcher, co-founders of the Padmakara Translation Group, have received the $30,000 Khyentse Foundation Fellowship. The post Khyentse Foundation awards $30,000 prize to John Canti and Wulstan Fletcher appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Garry Shandling tells the Dalai Lama a joke — and bombs

Shandling is hardly the first to bomb with a Buddhism joke told to the Dalai Lama. The post Garry Shandling tells the Dalai Lama a joke — and bombs appeared first on Lion's Roar.

In this mic-dropping poetry slam, George Yamazawa out-logics slurs with Buddhism

In rhythmic verse, George Yamazawa talks about the power of words as insults and poetry, and the love that Buddhism inspires. The post In this mic-dropping poetry slam, George Yamazawa out-logics slurs with Buddhism appeared first on Lion's Roar.

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