Tomi Um’s first editorial illustration was in the Shambhala Sun, in 2009. Since then, she's worked for the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal and TIME. The post Bustling, bubbly & Buddhist: The illustrations of Tomi Um appeared first on Lion's Roar.
10 Dharma books everyone should have, as selected by the editors of the Shambhala Sun. From our March 2015 DIY Dharma issue. The post Buddhism A-Z: Your Basic Buddhist Library appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Photo by Jan Michael IhlHi, this is Melvin McLeod, editor-in-chief of the Shambhala Sun and Buddhadharma. I have been granted the honor of going to Dharamsala, India in March to interview His Holiness the Dalai Lama. This exclusive interview...Show More Summary
This week, novelist and Shambhala Sun contributor Ruth Ozeki was awarded a Canada Japan Literary Award for her novel "A Tale for the Time Being." The post Novelist and Zen priest Ruth Ozeki wins Canada Japan Literary Award appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Norman Fischer writes that, if you think about it, "it seems that giving is the whole of the Buddha way." The Shambhala Sun auction is a chance to give a little more. The post A chance to give twice appeared first on Lion's Roar.
For December, we're celebrating compassion on Lion's Roar and in Shambhala Sun. Here, Norman Fischer says giving is the Buddha way. The post Nothing to Give, No One to Receive It appeared first on Lion's Roar.
The January 2015 Shambhala Sun magazine is now on newsstands everywhere, featuring the cover theme, "Compassion Changes Everything. The post Compassion Changes Everything: Inside the January 2015 Shambhala Sun appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Shambhala Sun Foundation: "Seated Guanyin Bodhisattva" PrintThe Shambhala Sun Foundation auction is bursting with a full and diverse range of spectacular art. Some Buddhist, some secular. Some original, some in print form. Some tactile and some purely, magnificently visual. Show More Summary
The Shambhala Sun Foundation's Eighth Annual Online Auction starts this coming Monday. You'll find 450+ great deals for yourself or to give as gifts. The post Our annual online auction launches Monday! appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Calligraphy by Thich Nhat Hanh. Available in the Lion's Roar store.We’ve got a question for you: What’s the best thing that Buddhism has done for you? If you’ve got an answer, we want to hear it. So, tell us by sending an email to TheMoment@ShambhalaSun.com. Show More Summary
Peter Bagge illustrated Brad Warner's Shambhala Sun article, "A Punk Looks at Fifty"–and his work will also appear in our forthcoming January issue. The post Comics legend Peter Bagge, new to Shambhala Sun, wins prestigious fellowship appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Photo by David Shankbone.In his Shambhala Sun profile of Joan Didion – the great American novelist – David Swick explored Didion’s renown, her thoughts about death, and her relationship to Zen. Now, Didion’s nephew, Griffine Dunne, points...Show More Summary
Named for the fearless proclamation of the buddhadharma, Lion's Roar offers news, commentary and features from the Shambhala Sun and Buddhadharma magazines. The post Welcome to LionsRoar.com appeared first on Lion's Roar.
We are pleased to announce the launch of LionsRoar.com, the new online home for the Shambhala Sun, Buddhadharma, and the activities of the Shambhala Sun Foundation. Taking its name from the Buddha’s metaphor for the fearless proclamation of the truth, Lion’s Roar brings together all the teachings and articles once found on the Shambhala Sun […]
It doesn’t matter if we start small; we can find a way to hold the whole world in our heart. In her Shambhala Sun article, “Biggest Love,” Judy Lief explains how we might cultivate a love that is unfettered and pure — a love that touches everyone. Sound too big, too undoable? Don’t worry — […]
Our next issue is shipping to subscribers now and will be on newsstands in the beginning of October. So what’s inside? Get off the wheel of Habit — Getting free from habitual patterns of thinking, relating, and acting— it’s the whole point of Buddhist meditation. A special section, featuring Sylvia Boorstein on five styles of […]
Andrew Sullivan, prolific blogger and former editor the The New Republic, gave a shout-out to award-winning novelist, filmmaker, Zen priest (and, Shambhala Sun contributor) Ruth Ozeki on Sunday. Sullivan noted how Ozeki weaves Buddhism into her writing in natural, subtle ways, and also her “shifty” concept of self. The interview, from the LA Review of Books, […]
If you’re tuned into the People’s Climate March in NYC tomorrow, watch for Shambhala Sun’s Rod Meade Sperry. Rod is in New York to report on powerful happenings at the Brooklyn Zen Center. “We don’t [merely] have climate change to address,” says Brooklyn Zen Center’s angel Kyodo Williams. “We have heart changes to address.” Read more about […]
Meditation practice, says Sakyong Mipham in his Shambhala Sun article, “Stop, Relax, Wake Up,” gives us time to slow down and really wake up to the naturally occurring love in our hearts. And it can be pleasurable! “Meditation is supposed to feel good,” he writes. “In fact, when we are simply being and feeling, we […]
The new Shambhala Sun book, All the Rage: Buddhist Wisdom on Anger and Acceptance, comes out next month (and is ready for online direct orders from the publisher now). Here, in the book’s introduction, editor Andrea Miller tells you what’s inside — and gets a bit personal about anger, too. You’ll also find a link […]