Blog Profile / Shambhala SunSpace


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Archived Since:November 5, 2010

Blog Post Archive

Watch: Leonard Cohen’s contemplative “Leaving the Table” video

The new? video for the late Leonard Cohen's "Leaving the Table" begins with what one might read as a meditating Cohen. The post Watch: Leonard Cohen’s contemplative “Leaving the Table” video appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Can I practice meditation on the go?

Is it okay if I take opportunities to meditate during the day, such line or sitting on the as when I’m waiting in bus? The post Can I practice meditation on the go? appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Open Letter: Myanmar’s Buddhist Leaders Must Take a Stand Against Ethnic Cleansing

More than 70 Buddhist teachers and community leaders have signed a letter to Myanmar's Buddhist leaders, calling for an end to persecution. The post Open Letter: Myanmar’s Buddhist Leaders Must Take a Stand Against Ethnic Cleansing appeared first on Lion's Roar.

The Whole Way

Is Buddhism a transcendent path to enlightenment or a practical aid to everyday life? The Way cannot be divided like that, Joan Sutherland tells us. LIke the water system of the high desert, it flows in every direction and is found wherever we decide to tap into it. The post The Whole Way appeared first on Lion's Roar.

One-Shot Mind

In his seminal teaching on the four foundations of mindfulness, the late Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche explained how to practice mindfulness of mind. The post One-Shot Mind appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Love — It’s What Really Makes Us Happy

Zen priest Robert Waldinger is the leader of the longest-running study of happiness, who's found that science and Buddhism agree on what makes us happy. The post Love — It’s What Really Makes Us Happy appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Dalai Lama condemns alleged ethnic cleansing in Myanmar

The Dalai Lama has joined other Buddhist leaders in urging Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi to address the violence against the Rohingya. The post Dalai Lama condemns alleged ethnic cleansing in Myanmar appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Wabi Sabi Is Imperfect Beauty

Wabi sabi — a philosophy with roots in Zen tea ceremonies — posits that beauty lies in what is flawed. The post Wabi Sabi Is Imperfect Beauty appeared first on Lion's Roar.

7 Things the Buddha Never Said

Monk Thanissaro Bhikkhu, a trained translator of the Buddha's words, reveals seven fake Buddha quotes he's found. See if you're not surprised. The post 7 Things the Buddha Never Said appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Readers say “Thank You, Thich Nhat Hanh” with their poems

Fans of Thich Nhat Hanh share their poems of appreciation for the Vietnamese Zen teacher and founder of Engaged Buddhism. The post Readers say “Thank You, Thich Nhat Hanh” with their poems appeared first on Lion's Roar.

A Story for Buddhists in the ICE-raid Era

Mushim Patricia Ikeda shares a small piece of Buddhist history that she’s never forgotten, and that she hopes we'll always remember, too. The post A Story for Buddhists in the ICE-raid Era appeared first on Lion's Roar.

What does “Zen” really mean?

I see the word “Zen” tossed around a lot these days. It seems to mean having a relaxing, spa-like experience. Is that what Zen’s really about? The post What does “Zen” really mean? appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Sam Littlefair to debut as new LionsRoar.com Editor

Outgoing editor Rod Meade Sperry, who will remain with Lion's Roar, shares his excitement about the transition. The post Sam Littlefair to debut as new LionsRoar.com Editor appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Thich Nhat Hanh’s monastic community to hold silent peace walk in Los Angeles

Members of the monastic community founded by Thich Nhat Hanh will hold a silent walk for peace in Los Angeles on Saturday, September 9. The post Thich Nhat Hanh’s monastic community to hold silent peace walk in Los Angeles appeared first on Lion's Roar.

In Light of DACA Controversy, a Simple Way for Buddhist Communities to Be of Service

Mushim Patricia Ikeda suggests a way that you can help the immigrant communities in your area and their non-immigrant allies. The post In Light of DACA Controversy, a Simple Way for Buddhist Communities to Be of Service appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Who Was the Buddha?

What do we really know about Siddhartha Gautama, the historical Buddha? And who are these other Buddhas we sometimes see and hear about? The post Who Was the Buddha? appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Help Phap Nguyen Temple rebuild after Hurricane Harvey

Phap Nguyen Temple in Pearland, Texas is currently seeking donations following damage from flood waters as a result of Hurricane Harvey. The post Help Phap Nguyen Temple rebuild after Hurricane Harvey appeared first on Lion's Roar.

More than 120,000 refugees have fled violence in Myanmar

15,000 refugees are fleeing violence in Myanmar each day, according to the United Nations. The post More than 120,000 refugees have fled violence in Myanmar appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Share Your Wisdom: How do you express your Buddhist values through political, social, or environmental activity?

We’ve got a question for you: How do you express your Buddhist values through political, social, or environmental activity? The post Share Your Wisdom: How do you express your Buddhist values through political, social, or environmental activity? appeared first on Lion's Roar.

North American Buddhist Alliance issues response to racial violence

In a new statement, the North American Buddhist Alliance responds to the current events related to White Supremacy in the United States. The post North American Buddhist Alliance issues response to racial violence appeared first on Lion's Roar.

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