Blog Profile / Shambhala SunSpace


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Filed Under:Religion / Buddhism
Posts on Regator:1861
Posts / Week:7.5
Archived Since:November 5, 2010

Blog Post Archive

The Four Highest Emotions

When we think of love, we have ideas that are purely personal and, on the whole, quite fanciful. They are based in general on our desire to be loved, from which we expect fulfillment. The post The Four Highest Emotions appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Theravada bhikkhunis in Indonesia “bounce back” after 1000 years

Photo: Sutar Soemitro, from Buddhazine.com.Via Buddhazine.com comes the news that “after being asleep for more than 1000 years, the lineage of Theravada bhikkhunis [fully ordained female monastics] in Indonesia [has] bounced back,” thanks to a ceremony held on Sunday, June 21. Show More Summary

US Gov honors Dalai Lama, condemns China

A resolution from the House of Representatives praises the Dalai Lama, while a report from the State Department condemn's China's repression in Tibet. The post US Gov honors Dalai Lama, condemns China appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Help cover Zenkei Blanche Hartman’s medical costs

Blanche Hartman, senior dharma teacher at San Francisco Zen Center, is in hospital facing $100,000 in medical bills, and her community is asking for help. The post Help cover Zenkei Blanche Hartman’s medical costs appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Sylvia Boorstein invites you to “Wake Up”

Sylvia Boorstein will be teaching with Melissa Myozen Blacker and Tsokyni Rinpoche at our late-August "Waking Up in Every Moment" retreat at Omega. The post Sylvia Boorstein invites you to “Wake Up” appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Pope Francis, Catholics, meet with Buddhists at Vatican

Meetings between Buddhists and Catholics, including Pope Francis, began today at the Vatican. The post Pope Francis, Catholics, meet with Buddhists at Vatican appeared first on Lion's Roar.

How to mind your feelings

While we can’t control when we feel anger or fear—or how strongly—we can gain some control over what we do while in their grip. The post How to mind your feelings appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Buddhist Churches of America to host discussion on Shin & LGBTQ

On Saturday, June 27, Buddhist Churches of America is presenting a half-day seminar on LGBTQ in Shin Buddhism. The post Buddhist Churches of America to host discussion on Shin & LGBTQ appeared first on Lion's Roar.

“Gen X” teachers address Western Buddhism’s future

About 50 dharma teachers gathered June 6-10 for the second Gen X Dharma Teachers Conference, to discuss the future development of Buddhism in the West. The post “Gen X” teachers address Western Buddhism’s future appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Heaviness and dharma work together in new Senses Fail LP

Buddy Nielsen of Senses Fail talks about the band's new LP Pull The Thorns From Your Heart, and its often-Buddhist influences. The post Heaviness and dharma work together in new Senses Fail LP appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Today at 12pm EST, join in #9MinutesForCharleston

Today at 12pm EST, Zen priest angel Kyodo williams will hold an online meditation in honor of the victims of the Charleston church shooting. The post Today at 12pm EST, join in #9MinutesForCharleston appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Int’l Buddhist Women’s conference begins June 23

The 14th Sakyadhita International Conference on Buddhist Women will begin on June 23 in Yogyakarta, Indonesia, running until June 30. Its theme will be “Compassion and Social Justice.” From the event’s press release: “The theme willShow More Summary

Just color and texture

Whatever you think the subject is, this image is just color and texture. It's a fine example of fresh seeing. The post Just color and texture appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Another Black Mark

“No, Mama, no! I going draw on the couch!” When "Burmese Lessons" author Karen Connelly loses her cool in a battle of wills with her three-year-old, she learns valuable lessons about mindful parenting. The post Another Black Mark appeared first on Lion's Roar.

In Northern California, a Soto Zen Monastery takes shape

On June 13, on a hundred-acre plot of land not far from wine country in Northern California, priests and supporters from all over the world came together for the framework-raising ceremony of Tenpyozan, which, when completed, will be...Show More Summary

Alone Together: Finding Friends on the Path

A personal meditation practice is the foundation of Buddhism, but do we need more? Essentially we make the journey alone, but many people find that committing themselves to the three jewels—Buddha, dharma, and sangha—helps take them further. Show More Summary

How Endings Make Room for Beginnings

“When I recognize the pain I feel because of loss,” says Sylvia Boorstein, “I am respectful of its presence and kind to myself.” The post How Endings Make Room for Beginnings appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Strike! Rise! Dance! – bell hooks & Eve Ensler

They’re two of the most fearless women we know. Prepare to be challenged by their dialogue on “Beyond the Body” held at The New School in New York City. The post Strike! Rise! Dance! – bell hooks & Eve Ensler appeared first on Lion's Roar.

Dalai Lama to receive Liberty Medal

Via constitutioncenter.orgLast week, US Senator Dianne Feinstein marked the Dalai Lama’s 80th with a resolution; today, another honor for His Holiness has been announced. On October 26, The National Constitution Center (NCC) in Philadelphia...Show More Summary

A video birthday card for the Dalai Lama

In this new video, elected leader of the Central Tibetan Administration Dr. Lobsang Sangay, Desmond Tutu, and friends and supporters from all over the world wish the Dalai Lama a happy 80th birthday. His Holiness will turn 80 on July 6 of this year. Show More Summary

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