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Blog Profile / Shambhala SunSpace


URL :http://www.shambhalasun.com/sunspace/
Filed Under:Religion / Buddhism
Posts on Regator:1690
Posts / Week:7.8
Archived Since:November 5, 2010

Blog Post Archive

Another New Year

Sitting still in the dark zendo and breathing with others is exactly what Natalie Goldberg needs. On this last night of the year, she wonders what this human life is all about. The post Another New Year appeared first on Lion's Roar...

Winter Blues

Perhaps these days of less sunlight are opportunities for more contemplative time, more looking deeply to see what can only be seen in the dark. The post Winter Blues appeared first on Lion's Roar.

How Deep Is Your Love?

It isn't easy to offer spiritual comfort to a dying man when you can’t stop thinking about yourself. As Shozan Jack Haubner learned, sometimes you just have to fake it. The post How Deep Is Your Love? appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Xmas Spirit

Sad, angry, lonely—Daniel Asa Rose and his sons are reeling from the recent family breakup. In a closed bowling alley on Christmas Eve, they open their hearts. The post Xmas Spirit appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Buddhist monk dies in third self-immolation protest in one week

Tibet Post is reporting today that a 38-year-old monk "died Tuesday after setting himself on fire." The post Buddhist monk dies in third self-immolation protest in one week appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Twenty-year-old woman dies after committing self-immolation

The Central Tibetan Administration, based in Northern India, has reported that a twenty-year-old woman named Tsephel died this morning after committing self-immolation. The post Twenty-year-old woman dies after committing self-immolation appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Sign this petition to support equality for women in Thai monasteries

The International Network of Engaged Buddhists has posted a petition on change.org to allow women to become fully-ordained nuns in Thai monasteries. The post Sign this petition to support equality for women in Thai monasteries appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Iliana: A Winter Solstice Tale

Iliana: A Winter Solstice Tale is the story of a little girl who lives with her family in the kingdom of Shambhala. The post Iliana: A Winter Solstice Tale appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Saying No to the Silence of Whiteness

I’m mad. Michael Brown, Eric Garner, Ezell Ford, Dante Parker all unarmed, all black men, now dead, just one typical month this summer 2014, USA. The post Saying No to the Silence of Whiteness appeared first on Lion's Roar.

A big thank you shout-out

It’s that time of year when we pay special attention to all that we have to be grateful for. The post A big thank you shout-out appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Building a Mindful New Year with Lodro Rinzler, Susan Piver, and many others

Writers and Buddhist teachers Lodro Rinzler and Susan Piver want to guide you through the end of one year and into another with mindfulness and awareness. The post Building a Mindful New Year with Lodro Rinzler, Susan Piver, and many others appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Love + Wisdom = Buddha

Thich Nhat Hanh offers his new translation of the Heart Sutra, which teaches transcendent wisdom, and Norman Fischer offers comment. The post Love + Wisdom = Buddha appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Dalai Lama affirms he may not have a successor

Last night, the Dalai Lama appeared on BBC Newsnight, discussing whether or not he would have a successor. The post Dalai Lama affirms he may not have a successor appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Dalai Lama presents peace award to director Bertolucci

"Bernardo Bertolucci" by Associazione Culturale Cinemazero from Pordenone, Italia - Bernardo Bertolucci 030. Licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0 via Wikimedia Commons.On Sunday, December 14th, the Dalai Lama presented the Peace Summit Award to Italian film director Bernardo Bertolucci. Show More Summary

Tibetan man dies after self-immolating

Earlier today, a 33-year-old Tibetan man named Sangyal Khar set himself on fire in front of a Chinese police station. The post Tibetan man dies after self-immolating appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Remembering Buddhist scholar Taitetsu Unno, 1929-2014

Rev. Dr. Taitetsu Unno, a Buddhist scholar known for his work relating to Pure Land Buddhism, with an emphasis on Shin Buddhism, has died at the age of 85. The post Remembering Buddhist scholar Taitetsu Unno, 1929-2014 appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Watch: The Wrong Paradigm

Many organizations try to remedy abusive relationships with mediation and conflict resolution. Pam Rubin explains that this approach can do more harm than good. The post Watch: The Wrong Paradigm appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Thich Nhat Hanh “remains in coma…. Small signs of progress”

Photo by Velcrow Ripper.Thich Nhat Hanh’s Plum Village community has issued its latest update on the Zen teacher’s health after he suffered a brain hemorrhage in early November. (The most recent previous update was issued on December...Show More Summary

Naropa University seeks Professional Development and Extended Studies Director

Naropa University, in Boulder, Colorado, has put out a call for applicants a director for the School of Professional Development and Extended Studies. The post Naropa University seeks Professional Development and Extended Studies Director appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Novelist and Zen priest Ruth Ozeki wins Canada Japan Literary Award

This week, novelist and Shambhala Sun contributor Ruth Ozeki was awarded a Canada Japan Literary Award for her novel "A Tale for the Time Being." The post Novelist and Zen priest Ruth Ozeki wins Canada Japan Literary Award appeared first on Lion's Roar.

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