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Karen Maezen Miller looks at the important role of sadness in life. The post Be Sad appeared first on Lion's Roar.
“Look at what you might see on wet pavement in the rain. It’s a fine example of fresh seeing.” The post Wet pavement in the rain appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Rinpoche translates literally to "Precious Jewel." But what does it really mean to Buddhists? The post What does “Rinpoche” mean? appeared first on Lion's Roar.
When Tara Brach came to recognize her own white privilege, it revealed painful blind spots. That changed her as a dharma teacher and leader. The post Facing My White Privilege appeared first on Lion's Roar.
W.S. Merwin said you have to hear poetry to understand it. Susan Dunlap says his poem "Vixen" is a perfect example. The post About a Poem: Susan Dunlap on W.S. Merwin’s “Vixen” appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Happy International Skateboarding Day! If you have 19 minutes to spare, here’s something to check out: “Altered Focus: Burma.” Its makers describe this sweet little 2011 film as a look at “three filmmakers and skateboarders, including rider Ali Drummond, as they travel across Yangon and Mandalay. Show More Summary
"He's a good-looking guy!" The post Luke Wilson tells Jimmy Fallon he looks like Chögyam Trungpa appeared first on Lion's Roar.
In this Shambhala Sun feature, we asked four teachers -- all of whom practice both yoga and Buddhism -- how the two can work together. The post Where Buddhism & Yoga Meet appeared first on Lion's Roar.
For positive change to take place in this world, our spiritual practice has to be more than getting our ass on the meditation cushion for part of each day. The post It Takes a Sangha appeared first on Lion's Roar.
His Holiness the Dalai Lama will be welcomed by the California State Legislature today for a special address in his first visit to Sacramento. The post Dalai Lama to address California State Legislature today appeared first on Lion's Roar.
By allowing yourself the space to be as you are, you discover a self-existing sanity that lies deeper than thought or feeling. For many of us this may be the hardest path of all—opening our hearts to ourselves. The post The Practice of Love appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Jishi Peter Coyote on the unique way Buddhists look at — and co-exist with — good and evil. The post Buddhism, Orlando, and the Question of Good and Evil appeared first on Lion's Roar.
China says the iconic monastery needs "ideological guidance." 5,000 monks and nuns face eviction. The post China orders demolition of half of world’s largest Tibetan Buddhist institute appeared first on Lion's Roar.
“What could you see if your senses were wide open in the car wash? It might look like a journey to another world." The post A journey to another world appeared first on Lion's Roar.
If you want to get anywhere with your practice, says Anyen Rinpoche, it must be built on intellectual and experiential certainty. The post The Practical Practitioner appeared first on Lion's Roar.
The group and website Buddhists for Racial Justice has released a Call for Buddhist Practitioners of Color to Solidarity for Racial Justice. The post Buddhists for Racial Justice release “Call for Buddhist Practitioners of Color” appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Those who mistake the Buddhist tenant of equanimity for apathy may be surprised by the impassioned responses to the Orlando massacre from Buddhist leaders. The post Equanimity and Action in Response to Orlando appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Official photo of President Obama's meeting with the Dalai Lama in the Map Room of the White House, 2010, via WhiteHouse.gov.The White House has announced that president Barack Obama will meet with Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama there today. Show More Summary
The Washington Post yesterday published “Why I’m Hopeful About the World’s Future,” an opinion piece by His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama. In it, the Dalai Lama lists and qualifies his numerous reasons for feeling both gratitude and hope. Show More Summary
The Lion's Roar & BuddhaFest Online Film Festival starts today, and runs until July 24. The post “Saltwater Buddha” kicks off Lion’s Roar Online BuddhaFest Film Festival appeared first on Lion's Roar.