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In a new interview with The Australian, the Dalai Lama has addressed the Rohingya crisis, urging Aung San Suu Kyi to take a firm stand. The post Dalai Lama urges Aung San Suu Kyi to speak up for the Rohingya appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Bonnie Myotai Treace on themes and of impermanence and enlightenment in the ninth century Chinese story, "Seven Wise Women in the Charnel Ground." The post Reflections on “Seven Wise Women in the Charnel Ground” appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Merle Kodo Boyd responds to Chiyono's "No Water, No Moon." The post Reflections on Chiyono’s “No Water, No Moon” appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Shinge Roko Sherry Chayat comments on the eighteenth century Japanese story, "The Old Woman's Enlightenment." The post Reflections on “The Old Woman’s Enlightenment” appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Via United to End Genocide, the largest activist organization is America dedicated to preventing mass atrocities worldwide, comes a plea for Buddhists to take a stand and make much-needed contributions to help a persecuted people inShow More Summary
You couldn't ask for a more elegant image of dead leaves. The colors and textures are remarkably harmonious. The post An elegant image of dead leaves appeared first on Lion's Roar.
These days, if an aversive reaction starts to form in my mind, I think to myself, “Wait! Don’t disturb the peace!” The post Sylvia Boorstein on “keeping the peace” in your mind appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Lion's Roar is proud to co-sponsor "An Evening with Pema Chödrön and k.d. lang," — in which you can join these two extraordinary women. The post Be part of “An Evening with Pema Chödrön and k.d. lang” appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Above, click through a slideshow of the lovely artwork from Parallax Press’s forthcoming children’s book, Charlotte and the Quiet Place, which comes out on August 11. As its publishers write, the book “shows how a child learns and practices...Show More Summary
A man in the Tawu county of Tibet has died after setting himself on fire on Wednesday, May 20. The post Tibetan father of four dies after self-immolation appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Norman Fischer explains why it’s suffering that gives us the incentive, vision, and strength to transform our lives. The post Suffering Opens The Real Path appeared first on Lion's Roar.
In the late 90s, a group of Buddhist teachers and practitioners began talking about the need for a new meditation center in Oakland, California. The post EBMC brings diversity to dharma appeared first on Lion's Roar.
On Monday, 50,000 people will gather on Ala Moana Beach, in Hawaii, to "create a moment of collective remembrance, harmony, and international friendship." The post Shinnyo-en to host largest Memorial Day observance appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Following Don Draper's meditation-based epiphany in the finale of "Mad Men," 14 examples of meditation and commerce colliding. The post After Don Draper, 14 times Buddhism and advertising collided appeared first on Lion's Roar.
No, he didn’t become a Buddhist, but in “Person to Person,” Mad Men‘s finale, Don Draper definitely came closer than many might have expected he could. Buddhism or no, it made for a memorable meditation-and-pop-culture moment. (Spoiler...Show More Summary
On May 15, US President Barack Obama issued the following “Message –Continuation of the National Emergency with Respect to Burma”: TO THE CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES: Section 202(d) of the National Emergencies Act (50 U.S.C. 1622(d))...Show More Summary
It is good to meet a first time but it is only through relationship—among ourselves as Buddhist practitioners and with the ear of those in government—that we will accomplish anything and turn to the work of bodhisattvas. The post Buddhists Go to the White House appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Josh Korda and Koshin Paley Ellison explore the problem of spiritual bypassing. The post Dialogues with Josh Korda and Koshin Paley Ellison appeared first on Lion's Roar.
The Shambhala Sun Foundation invites you to its first-ever community retreat, featuring Sylvia Boorstein, Melissa Myozen Blacker, and Tsoknyi Rinpoche. The post Be part of the first Shambhala Sun Community Retreat at Omega appeared first on Lion's Roar.
I was born male, but I’ve come to the conclusion that I’m actually a transgender woman. As a Buddhist, I feel conflicted by the teachings on no-self. The post Does my transgender identity conflict with the teachings on no-self? appeared first on Lion's Roar.