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Archived Since:November 5, 2010

Blog Post Archive

Why Pema Khandro Rinpoche Loves Bruce Lee Movies

Pema Khandro Rinpoche says Bruce Lee films are filled with images of power and energy, "and that's what Buddhist tantra is all about." The post Why Pema Khandro Rinpoche Loves Bruce Lee Movies appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Meditation: Sit Down, Shut Up, and Pay Attention

A peaceful mind begins, says James Ishmael Ford, when you sit down, shut up, and pay attention. The post Meditation: Sit Down, Shut Up, and Pay Attention appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Sharon Salzberg: “Love Is an Ability”

In this clip from her conversation with bell hooks, Sharon Salzberg recounts an epiphany she had on retreat in Burma, in 1985. The post Sharon Salzberg: “Love Is an Ability” appeared first on Lion's Roar.

US says violence in Myanmar constitutes ethnic cleansing

More than 620,000 Rohingya have fled to neighboring Bangladesh to seek refuge from anti-Muslim violence. The post US says violence in Myanmar constitutes ethnic cleansing appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Puerto Rico Zen Center seeks help rebuilding after Hurricane Maria

Puerto Rico Zen Center has launched a GoFundMe campaign after all of the center's building were damaged by Hurricane Maria. The post Puerto Rico Zen Center seeks help rebuilding after Hurricane Maria appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Healing Begins With Gratitude

"The great open secret of gratitude," writes Joanna Macy, "is that it is not dependent on external circumstance. It’s like a setting or channel that we can switch to at any moment. The post Healing Begins With Gratitude appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Buddhism Includes Everything — Even Comic Books

Comic artist John Porcellino tells Lauria Galbraith how Zen has inspired his comics and helped him through hard times. The post Buddhism Includes Everything — Even Comic Books appeared first on Lion's Roar.

How Lojong Awakens Your Heart

Pema Chödrön's new commentary on Atisha's famed mind-training slogans that use our dificulties and problems to awaken our hearts. The post How Lojong Awakens Your Heart appeared first on Lion's Roar.

The Dharma of Pie

Gesshin Greenwood argues why the perfect project of Zen is pie-making. The post The Dharma of Pie appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Who is B. R. Ambedkar?

A profile of B. R. Ambedkar, a vital figure in Indian history and an activist for the Dalit ("untouchables") class. The post Who is B. R. Ambedkar? appeared first on Lion's Roar.

How Will You Die?

A collection of Buddhist wisdom for people who are dying — and those who love them. The post How Will You Die? appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Creating a Good Ground for Meditation

Meditation isn’t a one-way street—you can’t just meditate and your life will get better. You have to change the way you live to improve your meditation. Thanissaro Bhikkhu outlines five principles of the ethical, restrained life conducive to meditation practice. Show More Summary

Adapt or Die

Now that Buddhism has come to the West, asks David Loy, how are they changing each other? The post Adapt or Die appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Yes, Buddhism is a Religion

Buddhism shouldn’t be stereotyped as a New Age fad or reduced to a technique, says Scott Mitchell. We miss so much by not acknowledging what it is. The post Yes, Buddhism is a Religion appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Buddhism’s New Pioneers

It’s possible that most Western Buddhists are “unaffiliated.” There is therefore no record of their activity. They practice off the books. The post Buddhism’s New Pioneers appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Is It All My Karma?

When something bad happens to you, it isn’t necessarily the result of your own actions. Judy Lief offers a nuanced understanding of karma. The post Is It All My Karma? appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Watch: Ethan Nichtern on “The Dharma of The Princess Bride”

Buddhist teacher Ethan Nichtern talked with Lion's Roar about one of his favorite films—and the subject of his new book—"The Princess Bride." The post Watch: Ethan Nichtern on “The Dharma of The Princess Bride” appeared first on Lion's Roar.

The Lion’s Roar Online Auction is underway!

Bid in our online auction, from November 13th to November 27th, 2017. The post The Lion’s Roar Online Auction is underway! appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Inside the Winter 2017 issue of Buddhadharma: The Practitioner’s Quarterly

The Winter 2017 issue of Buddhadharma — the first in its new journal format — is available now. Preview the magazine contents. The post Inside the Winter 2017 issue of Buddhadharma: The Practitioner’s Quarterly appeared first on Lion's Roar.

A Woman of Zen

Melissa Myozen Blacker recounts how she, as a practitioner and a teacher, has navigated a male-dominated tradition. The post A Woman of Zen appeared first on Lion's Roar.

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