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What does it mean to be in the moment? What does it mean to be mindful? The post “The Buddha was an ‘action’ kind of guy” — Michael Stone explains mindfulness appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Graphic recorder Johnine Byrne created this wonderful graphic recording of Kristin Neff's three steps for self-compassion. The post See this illustration of Kristin Neff’s three steps for self-compassion appeared first on Lion's Roa...
In advance of the UN climate change meeting, spiritual activists are organizing "24 Hours of Meditation for the Earth." The post Be a part of 24 hours of meditation for the earth on November 1 appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Author and Zen teacher Ezra Bayda say our Buddhist practice involves cultivating awareness of our addictions to comfort, self-judgement, thoughts, identities, and fears. The post How To Live a Genuine Life appeared first on Lion's R...
Karen Maezen Miller was torn when her daughter entered the Barbie stage. But what was worse—the doll’s commercialism or Mom’s grownup judgments? The post The Dharma of Barbie appeared first on Lion's Roar.
In "Steve Jobs" Aaron Sorkin portrays the late Apple founder as a ruthless perfectionist and skips the Zen connection. The post Aaron Sorkin shows us a brutal hero in “Steve Jobs” appeared first on Lion's Roar.
On Monday, 31-year-old ABC News medical expert and meditation teacher Jamie Zimmerman died in a drowning accident while vacationing in Hawaii. The post Meditation teacher, medical expert Jamie Zimmerman dies in drowning accident appeared first on Lion's Roar.
How could this broken-down scene be the subject of a lovely photograph? Thinking won’t get you there, but non-conceptual perception will. The post A broken-down scene appeared first on Lion's Roar.
On Friday, October 16, LionsRoar.com turns one year old. Thank you to all of you. It is through your interest in our work that we are empowered to share genuine Buddhist wisdom for the 21st century. In celebration of our first birthday, we want your help to shoot past a huge milestone: our 5,000,000th pageview. Show More Summary
Whether they get an F or an A+, most kids can’t separate their grades from their self-worth. Kyo Maclear on eliminating grades so children can focus on what really matters in life. The post Degrading Our Children appeared first on Lion's Roar.
The reflections, the surface of the water, and the colors and textures of bottom of the pool blend into a wonderfully subtle perception. The post The reflections and the surface appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Toni Bernhard has an mindfulness exercise for bringing compassion to feelings of loneliness. The post Bringing mindfulness to loneliness appeared first on Lion's Roar.
There’s no better example of Zen’s direct, penetrating spirit than these exchanges between the late Zen master Seung Sahn and his students. The post You Already Understand! appeared first on Lion's Roar.
On October 26 2015 in Philadelphia, Richard Gere, long-time Buddhist, will help present the Liberty Medal in honor of His Holiness the Dalai Lama. The post Thupten Jinpa, Richard Davidson, Richard Gere to attend Dalai Lama’s Liberty Medal ceremony appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Bhante Henepola Gunaratana, author of the classic meditation manual Mindfulness in Plain English, explains the jhanas and how they can be reached. The post The Taste of Liberation: The Jhanas appeared first on Lion's Roar.
The winner of Samsung's new "Catch Up Grant" will spend 100 days binge-watching television in a remote Buddhist monastery — and get paid to do it. The post Contest invites you to “leave reality behind” with 100-day TV binge at Buddhist monastery appeared first on Lion's Roar.
When Ben Gallagher's partner, Zoe Nudell, was hit and killed by a drunk driver, he was left asking himself the agonizing question, "Where are you?" The post Where Are You Now? appeared first on Lion's Roar.
In Saturday's New York Times, religion columnist Mark Oppenheimer wrote that East Bay Meditation Center is breaking Buddhist stereotypes. The post New York Times reports on East Bay Meditation Center’s path to inclusion appeared first on Lion's Roar.
You’re never too young to practice loving-kindness. Gail Silver on how to teach metta to your kids. The post How to Practice Metta with Children appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Theravada Vipassana teacher Larry Yang answers our questions, from worst job to favorite TV show. The post Meet a Teacher: Larry Yang appeared first on Lion's Roar.