“Buddhism,” says Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche, “is distinguished by four characteristics, or ‘seals.’ If all these four seals are found in a path or a philosophy, it can be considered the path of the Buddha.” People often ask me: “What...Show More Summary
One thing I found to be of interest in Holmes Welch’s book, The Practice of Chinese Buddhism 1900-1950, which is an important source of information on 20th century Zen history in China, is the so-called “dharma transmission” which during that...
Armed with a trash picker and a garbage bag, Lina Blanchet finds an unusual opportunity to discover the sacred nature of life, in all of its guises. The post The Dharma of Trash appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Buddhist Geeks — the podcast about dharma, technology, and culture, which has been downloaded more than 10 million times — is no more. The post After ten years, Buddhist Geeks shuts down appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Three weeks after his initial response to the election, Jack Kornfield has issued a second, more action-oriented installment of guidance and encouragement. The post Now Is the Time to Stand Up: Practicing the Dharma in Uncertain Times, Part 2 appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Funie Hsu says it’s time we recognize the contributions of Asian-American Buddhists and address the racism and cultural appropriation that marginalizes their ongoing role in transmitting the dharma in the West. The post We’ve Been Here All Along appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Amazon’s video service, Prime Video, is coming to India as it forged tie-ups with Dharma Productions some time back. It is a direct competitor to foreign born – Netflix and Indian born – Voot, Hotstar and Bigflix. Video-on-demand isShow More Summary
This page aims to help you remove.dharma Ransomware for free. Our instructions also cover how any.dharma file can be recovered. The following article is focused on the nature, probable negative consequences and removal/prevention tips of.dharma Ransomware. Show More Summary
Is there enough room to practice compassion at the same time that we notice we’re being manipulated and dehumanized? How much of our own humanity is taken away from us when we don’t allow ourselves the emotional space to practice love in any circumstance?
Pema Chödrön and Thubten Chodron have been awarded the Global Bhikkhuni Award for their achievement in promoting, protecting, and preserving the dharma. The post Pema Chödrön and Thubten Chodron receive “Global Bhikkhuni Award” appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Following the results of the US presidential election, Jack Kornfield shares how to practice the dharma in these uncertain times. The post Practicing the Dharma in Uncertain Times appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Our annual auction begins Tuesday, November 15, with all proceeds, as usual, supporting the Lion’s Roar Foundation’s work to share the dharma. The 2016 auction catalog is as rich and varied and full as people have come to expect. View it online now. The post The 10th annual Lion’s Roar auction starts soon appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Each child is born with his or her own personality, talents, likes and dislikes. How can parents create and maintain family flow and unity while respecting and caring for children who sometimes have wildly different needs? A new book, Dharma Parenting, by Dr. Show More Summary
The nature of the Dharmas is perfect. It does not have two different aspects. All the various Dharmas are unmoving and fundamentally still. They are without name and form, cut off from all things. This is understood by enlightened wisdom,...Show More Summary
Thomas Gibson is learning the extent of his popularity with fans. Little did he realize how much he actually means to not only Criminal Minds fans but also those who loved him in Dharma and Greg. Criminal Minds writers are also learning the downside of firing Gibson. Show More Summary
"Pretty girls make graves." (Dharma Bums) Jack Kerouac (1922-1969) died 47 years ago yesterday, at the age of 47, his years dead now equaling his years alive. Here are some songs that refer to him and his work. Alela Diane,...
You probably watched the presidential debate the other night, and perhaps as I was, you found the mudslinging disgusting. The less said about it the better. But since we are on the subject of debates, here is an interesting Buddhist side bar. In the anthology Buddhism in Practice, George J. Tanabe, Jr. presents a transcript …
San Quentin prison volunteer Tyger Blair finds that prison dharma has changed the perspectives of both inmates and guards—as well as his own. The post Everyone is Changed appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Fourteen months ago I had a debate with Zen Master Jeok Myeong in Korea. It illustrates different ways of seeing and teaching the Dharma... I spent the afternoon with Master...