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Andy Karr reflects on why we need to approach the Buddha’s teachings with open minds in the opening editorial of our March 2018 issue. The post Sharpen Your Prajna appeared first on Lion's Roar.
We review "The Pure Joy of Being: An Illustrated Introduction to the Story of the Buddha and the Practice of Meditation" by Fabrice Midal. The post Review: “The Pure Joy of Being” appeared first on Lion's Roar.
It sounds like a good thing to do, but psychiatrist and Buddhist teacher Mark Epstein says you should resist ego’s endless demands for self-improvement. The post Building a Better Self? appeared first on Lion's Roar.
The March 2018 issue of Lion’s Roar is a special all-teachings issue with teachings on key Buddhist principles from over 20 great Buddhist teachers. The post Inside the March 2018 Lion’s Roar magazine appeared first on Lion's Roar.
During a recent meeting, representatives appointed Kathok Getse Rinpoche as the new supreme head of the Nyingma School of Tibetan Buddhism. The post Kathok Getse Rinpoche appointed as 7th Nyingma head appeared first on Lion's Roar.
"A significant shift is needed," says Dena Merriam of the Contemplative Alliance, "and for that shift to take place we need a growth in consciousness." The post Dena Merriam: “We Need an Evolution in Consciousness” appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Lion's Roar Foundation has an exceptional opportunity for a detail-oriented team-player and leader. The post We’re hiring a Finance and Operations Manager appeared first on Lion's Roar.
We’ve got a question for you. If you’ve got an answer, we want to hear it. The post Share Your Wisdom: Do You Believe in Rebirth? appeared first on Lion's Roar.
I am relatively new to Buddhism and I’ve been struggling with the balance between study and practice. Is there an ideal balance between the two? The post Ask The Teachers: How I should balance practice and study? appeared first on Lion's Roar.
For the independent practitioner, there is no clear roadmap to practice. The sheer volume of material to study can be overwhelming. It's probably best to begin at the beginning—with yourself. The post How to Read Buddhist Teachings appeared first on Lion's Roar.
There is such a wealth of Buddhist books and teachings to consume. Where do you start? Here are some tips on how to tackle your reading list. The post How to Read and Study Buddhist Teachings appeared first on Lion's Roar.
In a study, researchers were surprised to find that Tibetan monks and nuns in showed much more fear of death than other participants. The post Study suggests Tibetan Buddhist monastics have an above-average fear of death appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Human Rights Watch says the Chinese government is imposing control and surveillance throughout religious communities. The post Chinese officials taking over administration of Tibetan Buddhist institute Larung Gar appeared first on Lion's Roar.
You are a warrior when you have the bravery to face who you are, without fear, embarassment, or denial. This warriorship is the basis of the spiritual path. The post Facing Yourself appeared first on Lion's Roar.
When people are supported, they naturally do the right thing, says Justin von Bujdoss, the first-ever Buddhist chaplain at Rikers Island. The post What It’s like to Be the First Buddhist Chaplain at America’s Most Notorious Prison appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Daniel Dae Kim is developing a new television show about a Buddhist detective through his production company, 3AD. The post “Lost” actor Daniel Dae Kim developing Buddhist detective TV series appeared first on Lion's Roar.
As a Buddhist, how do you teach your children religious tolerance while members of your faith preach hatred? The post How Will I Explain Extremist Buddhism to My Children? appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Ursula K. Le Guin unpacks the rhythm and wisdom of A.E. Housman's classic poetry. The post Ursula K. Le Guin on Housman’s Classic Poem “From Far” appeared first on Lion's Roar.
The cry we hear from deep in our hearts, says Thich Nhat Hanh, comes from the wounded child within. Healing this inner child’s pain is key. The post Thich Nhat Hanh on Healing the Child Within appeared first on Lion's Roar.
In Buddhadharma's Ask the Teachers section, Sestuan Gaelyn Godwin, Larry Yang, and Dungse Jampal Norbu discuss relating to obstacles and difficult emotions. The post Ask the Teachers: How do I know whether to avoid or accept something that causes me distress? appeared first on Lion's Roar.