Blog Profile / Shambhala SunSpace


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

Blog Post Archive

Dalai Lama urges Aung San Suu Kyi to speak up for the Rohingya

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.

Reflections on “Seven Wise Women in the Charnel Ground”

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.

Reflections on Chiyono’s “No Water, No Moon”

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.

Reflections on “The Old Woman’s Enlightenment”

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.

Support the Buddhist Emergency Fund for the Rohingya

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

An elegant image of dead leaves

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.

Sylvia Boorstein on “keeping the peace” in your mind

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.

Be part of “An Evening with Pema Chödrön and k.d. lang”

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.

“Charlotte” models mindful breathing for kids

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

Tibetan father of four dies after self-immolation

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.

Suffering Opens The Real Path

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.

EBMC brings diversity to dharma

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.

Shinnyo-en to host largest Memorial Day observance

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.

After Don Draper, 14 times Buddhism and advertising collided

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.

Mad Men’s Don Draper has a meditative breakthrough

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

Obama issues message of Burma support to Congress

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

Buddhists Go to the White House

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.

Dialogues with Josh Korda and Koshin Paley Ellison

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.

Be part of the first Shambhala Sun Community Retreat at Omega

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.

Does my transgender identity conflict with the teachings on no-self?

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.

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