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This collection of retreat advice and personal stories will help you prepare and be realistic about what to expect on a Buddhist retreat. The post Your Guide to Going on a Buddhist Retreat appeared first on Lion's Roar.
It takes courage to undertake a retreat, says Andrew Holecek. But in that container, we find freedom. The post On Retreat, Block All Exits appeared first on Lion's Roar.
A meditation instruction by Thich Nhat Hanh on starting over. The post Beginning Anew appeared first on Lion's Roar.
"Donald Trump has been to all three major sacred places of three major traditions. What is left is Buddhism." The post Tibetan PM-in-Exile Says Trump Should Meet With Dalai Lama appeared first on Lion's Roar.
One element of Justin Simien’s identity isn’t obvious in his new Netflix hit: Buddhism. But it’s there. The post “Dear White People” creator Justin Simien talks Buddhism, empathizing with haters appeared first on Lion's Roar.
From InsightLA in Santa Monica, CA, comes the announcement that five of the meditation center's teachers have become authorized in the Theravada lineage. The post Five InsightLA teachers earn Theravada authorization; three others graduate from Spirit Rock’s Retreat Teacher Training Program appeared first on Lion's Roar.
10 Buddhist books everyone should have, as selected by the editors of Lion's Roar. The post 10 Buddhist Books Everyone Should Read appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Barbet Schroeder's latest documentary on Myanmar's anti-Islam monk, Venerable Wirathu, screened at the Cannes Film Festival Saturday. The post “Chilling” documentary on Myanmar’s anti-Islam monk screens at Cannes appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Representatives from nine faiths have issued a statement condemning Monday's terrorist attack in Manchester. The post Interfaith representatives issue statement on Manchester attack appeared first on Lion's Roar.
We’ve got a question for you: What's your most mindless moment? Tell us the story of the most mindless thing you've ever done. The post Share Your Wisdom: What’s Your Most Mindless Moment? appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Emotional health means accepting the full range of human emotions, both the painful and the positive. The post How to Raise an Emotionally Resilient Child appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Jennifer Keishin Armstrong reviews "Under the Bodhi Tree," a new musical about the life of the Buddha, that played off-Broadway this month. The post Musical about the life of the Buddha premieres off-Broadway in NYC 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.
After soldiering through his grief, Jaimal Yogis sat down, looked at his mind, and let the floodgates open. There were a lot of tears — but who said that’s a bad thing? Fear, sadness, grief, jealousy, and anger are like quicksand: resisting them in a sudden, knee-jerk way can make them much more troublesome. Show More Summary
Jan Chozen Bays on the incessant desires that fuel our confusion and suffering. The post Krispy Kreme Mind appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Listen to the singer-songwriter's Buddhist-legend-checking song, "Leaving LA," found on his new LP, "Pure Comedy." The post Check out Father John Misty’s Buddhist-inflected song, “Leaving L.A.” appeared first on Lion's Roar.
The nagging, negative voice of self-judgement, says Christina Feldman, is a powerful affliction best met with courage, kindness, and understanding. The post Silencing the Inner Critic appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Jan Chozen Bays explains how to recognize and tame the critical commentary we replay in our minds. The post Getting to Know Your Inner Critic appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Paul L. Swanson reviews "The Lotus Sutra: A Biography" by Donald S. Lopez, Jr. From the Summer 2017 issue of Buddhadharma. The post The Life of the Lotus Sutra appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Rory Lindsay reviews "The Revolutionary Life of Freda Bedi," "The Suttanipata," "Power Objects in Tibetan Buddhism," and more. The post Buddhadharma Book Briefs for Summer 2017 appeared first on Lion's Roar.