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Filed Under:Religion / Buddhism
Posts on Regator:1614
Posts / Week:7.8
Archived Since:November 5, 2010

Blog Post Archive

Halloween Hatha

From “The Pentacle” to Corpse Pose, yoga teacher Cyndi Lee invites you to open up and watch the movie of your mind. “Openness doesn’t come from resisting our fears but from getting to know them well.” Last Halloween, one of the teachers here at OM Yoga Center began his evening class by inviting the students […] The post Halloween Hatha appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Buddhist Arts and Practice: Coming Events (November & December 2014)

One of the Nicholas Vreeland dipytchs being shown at Tibet House beginning November 7.Poetry as Practice, Practice as Poetry December 5-7, 2014 Copper Beech Institute, West Hartford, CT, USA Website Copper Beech Institute is offering a three-day poetry writing retreat. Show More Summary

Seductive lines on a pastel sky

From author and contemplative photographer Andy Karr comes the latest “Seeing Fresh” contemplative photo of the week, submitted by Emerald. The post Seductive lines on a pastel sky appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Are You Spiritual But Not Religious? 10 Reasons Why Buddhism Will Enrich Your Path

Buddhism is about realization and experience, not institutions or divine authority. This makes it especially suited to those who consider themselves spiritual but not religious. Here are ten reasons why: The post Are You Spiritual But Not Religious? 10 Reasons Why Buddhism Will Enrich Your Path appeared first on Lion's Roar.

What can Buddhism do for the environment?

Buddhism and environmentalism are a natural fit. Jessica Morey points this out in her review of Susan Murphy's new book, Minding the Earth: Mending the World, The post What can Buddhism do for the environment? appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Bodhi Trees

In nature we see Buddhist truths unfold, while in Buddhism we find ways to heal the natural world. Jessica Morey on Minding the Earth, Mending the World. The post Bodhi Trees appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Indiegogo campaign raising funds to protect artifacts

Digital Monastery Project has launched an Indiegogo campaign to protect Buddhist artefacts in Bhutan. The post Indiegogo campaign raising funds to protect artifacts appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Is Buddhism the religion for people who don’t like religion?

“Spiritual but not religious” is the term used to describe the 30 million Americans who have some spiritual belief yet belong to no denomination. The post Is Buddhism the religion for people who don’t like religion? appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Symposium for Contemplative Studies starts Thursday

From October 30th to November 2nd, great minds will meet to discuss mind itself, at the Mind & Life International Symposium for Contemplative Studies. The post Symposium for Contemplative Studies starts Thursday appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Denma Locho Rinpoche passes away

Denma Locho Rinpoche died last week in his home in McLeod Ganj, India. He was 86 years old. Locho Rinpoche was formerly the abbot of Namgyal Monastery. The post Denma Locho Rinpoche passes away appeared first on Lion's Roar.

The Sunlight of Awareness

Shine the warm light of awareness on your thoughts and feelings, says Thich Nhat Hanh. The post The Sunlight of Awareness appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Joan Didion documentary blasts past goal on Kickstarter

Photo by David Shankbone.In his Shambhala Sun profile of Joan Didion – the great American novelist – David Swick explored Didion’s renown, her thoughts about death, and her relationship to Zen. Now, Didion’s nephew, Griffine Dunne, points...Show More Summary

Video: How to be Ultra Spiritual… or ultra spiritually materialistic

In this video, life coach and blogger JP Sears gives some tips on how to be ultra spiritual, including “silently-slash-passive aggressively” comparing how spiritual you are to others, talking in a super-soft voice with other spiritual...Show More Summary

Bhikkhu Bodhi discusses the path to liberation in early Buddhism

Earlier this month, Bhikkhu Bodhi, Theravada teacher and accomplished Buddhist translator, gave a talk at the first American Tipitaka Chanting Ceremony. The post Bhikkhu Bodhi discusses the path to liberation in early Buddhism appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Beyond “photogenic”

You could easily miss this scene if you were looking for something 'photogenic.' However, the rich colors and texture make a very strong image. It's a great example of fresh seeing. The post Beyond “photogenic” appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Yoga from the Inside Out

For Christmas a few years ago, my partner, Teja, gave me a round yoga mat about six feet in diameter. When I spread it out and began to practice—by the twinkle of the Christmas tree lights—I was amazed at the way my asanas transformed. The post Yoga from the Inside Out appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Welcome to LionsRoar.com

Named for the fearless proclamation of the buddhadharma, Lion's Roar offers news, commentary and features from the Shambhala Sun and Buddhadharma magazines. The post Welcome to LionsRoar.com appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Daniel Aitken joins Wisdom Publications as Sales and Marketing Director

Wisdom Publications, the not-for-profit, ecumenical publisher of Buddhist books, has hired a new director of sales and marketing, Daniel Aitken. The post Daniel Aitken joins Wisdom Publications as Sales and Marketing Director appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Buddhism and anime collide yet again

We posted recently about a Japanese temple that is using “cute-sexy” anime depictions of deities to promote itself. Now, here’s another surprising trend in Buddhist art. The post Buddhism and anime collide yet again appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Ashoka Mukpo cured of Ebola [Updated]

Ashoka Mukpo is cured of Ebola. Yesterday evening, he posted on Twitter, "Just got my results. 3 consecutive days negative." The post Ashoka Mukpo cured of Ebola [Updated] appeared first on Lion's Roar.

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