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At age seven, Ira Sukrungruang believed that the Buddha was more than a bronze statue. The Buddha was his best friend. The post Playing With Buddha appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Osel Tendzin on Mahamudra and the lineage of Naropa, Marpa & Milarepa. The post The Mahamudra Lineage appeared first on Lion's Roar.
George Bush gave his painting of the Dalai Lama to His Holiness himself as a birthday gift. The post George Bush gives his painting of the Dalai Lama to His Holiness appeared first on Lion's Roar.
In 2011, I started to ask about my sangha's ordinariness. What do we look like meditating in our apartments, or sitting on a couch? The post What might ordinary Zen look like? appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Melvin McLeod, the editor-in-chief of the Shambhala Sun and Buddhadharma, invites you to take part in "Waking Up in Every Moment" in late August. The post Join Melvin McLeod and three of his favorite teachers at Omega appeared first on Lion's Roar.
A group of Buddhist leaders have launched "Buddhists for Racial Justice." The post Buddhists for Racial Justice site launches appeared first on Lion's Roar.
The late Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche described Suzuki Roshi as his “accidental father” in America, and through their close friendship he gained great respect for the Zen tradition. In this talk, Chögyam Trungpa looks at the basic differences between Zen and tantra. The post Zen Mind, Vajra Mind appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Much of Doctor Strange takes place in a highly mythical version of Tibet mashed up with other Asian cultures. So, how will the film deal with this? The post The strange case of Doctor Strange’s Tibet appeared first on Lion's Roar.
A gay couple’s decision to wed threw them into the heart of an American culture war. The post Happily Ever After appeared first on Lion's Roar.
A new panhandling trend takes advantage of the public's image of Buddhist monks as harmless. The problem is only growing more pernicious. The post Fake Buddhist monks a growing global problem appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Dainin Katagiri Roshi teaches on the Buddhist concept of emptiness. The post Emptiness appeared first on Lion's Roar.
This autumn One Earth Sangha will host a series of online, interactive sessions called “EcoSattva Training.” The post One Earth Sangha seeks to train “EcoSattvas” appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Remarks by Gary Snyder on Buddhism, Ecology & the Poetics of Homelessness. The post Not Here Yet appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Artist Rima Fujita helps teach Tibetan kids the facts of life. The post The Sex Talk appeared first on Lion's Roar.
In this video from a gathering of Buddhists at the White House, Ven. Bhikkhu Bodhi addresses climate change and related issues through a Buddhist lens. The post Bhikkhu Bodhi talks “Four Noble Truths of the Climate Crisis” at White House appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Thich Nhat Hanh. Photo by Velcrow Ripper.In a new June 28th statement, Thich Nhat Hanh’s Plum Village community in France reports that the Zen teacher, who suffered a stroke last fall, has been, “despite his advanced age, […] makingShow More Summary
Three teachers answer the question "how do I introduce Buddhism to my children without forcing it on them?" The post How do I share the dharma with my kids? appeared first on Lion's Roar.
When we think of love, we have ideas that are purely personal and, on the whole, quite fanciful. They are based in general on our desire to be loved, from which we expect fulfillment. The post The Four Highest Emotions appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Photo: Sutar Soemitro, from Buddhazine.com.Via Buddhazine.com comes the news that “after being asleep for more than 1000 years, the lineage of Theravada bhikkhunis [fully ordained female monastics] in Indonesia [has] bounced back,” thanks to a ceremony held on Sunday, June 21. Show More Summary
A resolution from the House of Representatives praises the Dalai Lama, while a report from the State Department condemn's China's repression in Tibet. The post US Gov honors Dalai Lama, condemns China appeared first on Lion's Roar.