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When a car drove over her foot, Carla Beharry felt like her anger would never end. Her journey of healing taught her that the only way out of suffering is through it. I remember the exact moment — six months ago — that my life changed: the flash of excruciating pain, the shock and disbelief. Show More Summary
Monk-scholar Thanissaro Bhikkhu recalls the life and example of King Bhumibol Adulyadej of Thailand, who died at the age of 88 earlier this month. The post On Thailand’s Late King and the Power of Goodness appeared first on Lion's R...
Even before he was president, Obama was a 21st global citizen, helping us to transcend parochialism, tribalism, and that most pernicious of fictions — race. The post The Meaning of Barack Obama appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Buddhist practice is inherently political, so here are eight views on how to move society along the path to liberation from political suffering. The post Eight Buddhist Views on the Practice of Politics appeared first on Lion's Roar...
Three-Michelin star restaurant owner, French chef, and Buddhist, Eric Ripert, was featured on last week's episode of Anthony Bourdain's 'Parts Unknown." The post Buddhist chef Eric Ripert and Anthony Bourdain take the heat in China appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Join the great Vipassana teacher Ajahn Chah as he roams through some of Buddhism’s most important principles and practices. The post Nibbana Is Giving Up, Letting Go, and Being Free appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Dave Smith, a meditation teacher with Against the Stream Buddhist Meditation Society is in need of extensive medical care following an accident. The post Help cover Against the Stream’s Dave Smith’s medical costs appeared first on Lion's Roar.
The yoga teacher’s instruction was not to think of anything, but what do you do when pushing thoughts away just makes them get bigger? The post Don’t Think of the Elephant! appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Philosopher Peter Singer and philanthropist Julia Wise talk with Buddhist monk and author Matthieu Ricard about why altruism leads to innumerable benefits. The post Put Your Compassion into Action appeared first on Lion's Roar.
What does it mean to call yourself a Buddhist? Are there specific things you have to do or believe, or is it up to you? The post What does it mean to call yourself a Buddhist? appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Intentional awareness has served Gretchen Rohr well in her challenging work as a magistrate judge in Washington, D.C. The post The Mindful Judge appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Listen to the music of Nepalese musician and Buddhist nun Ani Choying Drolma. The post Listen: Nepal’s rock star Buddhist nun, Ani Choying Drolma appeared first on Lion's Roar.
NBC's latest hit comedy series, "The Good Place," offers a refreshingly sharp and real approach to the great matter of life and death. The post If you watch TV, you should be watching The Good Place appeared first on Lion's Roar.
His Eminence Venerable Yangthang Tulku, a highly revered Lama in the Nyingmapa Lineage of Tantrayana Buddhism, has died. The post Dzogchen master Yangthang Tulku Rinpoche has died appeared first on Lion's Roar.
The receptive state of listening is a kind of auditory meditation, says Sakyong Mipham. It's an important way to gain wisdom and insight. But it’s not easy. The post True Listening appeared first on Lion's Roar.
From The Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu's new book, "The Book of Joy," we get an inside look at the spiritual leaders' dear friendship. The post The Dalai Lama and Desmond Tutu — The Best of Spiritual Friends appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Sylvia Boorstein learns how daily messages of gratitude exchanged between friends can bring insight and the inspiration to practice. The post Many Thanks appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Does Buddhism mean you have to be a liberal? No, says Buddhist and lifelong Republican Christopher Ford. The post Elephant in the Meditation Room? appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Tassajara Zen Mountain Center has survived the Soberanes wildfire and will reopen on October 15. The post Tassajara Zen Mountain Center survives Soberanes wildfire appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Lion's Roar, the leading Buddhist magazine, is looking for an assistant editor to work on a one-year contract as an important member of our editorial team. The post We’re Hiring an Assistant Editor appeared first on Lion's Roar.