Lion's Roar http://www.lionsroar.com Tue, 26 May 2015 19:42:33 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.1 Sylvia Boorstein on “keeping the peace” in your mind http://www.lionsroar.com/sylvia-boorstein-on-keeping-the-peace-in-your-mind/ http://www.lionsroar.com/sylvia-boorstein-on-keeping-the-peace-in-your-mind/#respond Mon, 25 May 2015 17:00:17 +0000 http://www.lionsroar.com/?p=73628 These days, if an aversive reaction starts to form in my mind, I think to myself, “Wait! Don’t disturb the peace!”

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Be part of “An Evening with Pema Chödrön and k.d. lang” http://www.lionsroar.com/be-part-of-an-evening-with-pema-chodron-and-k-d-lang/ http://www.lionsroar.com/be-part-of-an-evening-with-pema-chodron-and-k-d-lang/#respond Mon, 25 May 2015 15:03:23 +0000 http://www.lionsroar.com/?p=73636 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.

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“Charlotte” models mindful breathing for kids http://www.lionsroar.com/charlotte-models-mindful-breathing-for-kids/ http://www.lionsroar.com/charlotte-models-mindful-breathing-for-kids/#respond Fri, 22 May 2015 15:14:00 +0000 http://www.lionsroar.com/?p=73495 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 mindful breathing on her own and experiences the beauty of silence.” Be sure to look for […]

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Tibetan father of four dies after self-immolation http://www.lionsroar.com/tibetan-father-of-four-dies-after-self-immolation/ http://www.lionsroar.com/tibetan-father-of-four-dies-after-self-immolation/#respond Fri, 22 May 2015 14:23:56 +0000 http://www.lionsroar.com/?p=73637 A man in the Tawu county of Tibet has died after setting himself on fire on Wednesday, May 20.

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EBMC brings diversity to dharma http://www.lionsroar.com/ebmc-brings-diversity-to-dharma/ http://www.lionsroar.com/ebmc-brings-diversity-to-dharma/#respond Thu, 21 May 2015 16:45:30 +0000 http://www.lionsroar.com/?p=72955 In the late 90s, a group of Buddhist teachers and practitioners began talking about the need for a new meditation center in Oakland, California.

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Suffering Opens The Real Path http://www.lionsroar.com/the-real-path/ http://www.lionsroar.com/the-real-path/#respond Wed, 20 May 2015 20:40:36 +0000 http://www.lionsroar.com/the-real-path/ Norman Fischer explains why it’s suffering that gives us the incentive, vision, and strength to transform our lives.

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Shinnyo-en to host largest Memorial Day observance http://www.lionsroar.com/shinnyo-en-to-host-largest-memorial-day-observance/ http://www.lionsroar.com/shinnyo-en-to-host-largest-memorial-day-observance/#respond Wed, 20 May 2015 16:45:54 +0000 http://www.lionsroar.com/?p=73572 On Monday, 50,000 people will gather on Ala Moana Beach, in Hawaii, to "create a moment of collective remembrance, harmony, and international friendship."

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15 classic Buddhism-and-advertising collisions http://www.lionsroar.com/after-don-draper-14-times-buddhism-and-advertising-collided/ http://www.lionsroar.com/after-don-draper-14-times-buddhism-and-advertising-collided/#respond Tue, 19 May 2015 15:55:16 +0000 http://www.lionsroar.com/?p=73522 Following Don Draper's meditation-based epiphany in the finale of "Mad Men," 14 examples of meditation and commerce colliding.

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In Mad Men finale, a meditative breakthrough http://www.lionsroar.com/mad-mens-don-draper-has-a-meditative-breakthrough/ http://www.lionsroar.com/mad-mens-don-draper-has-a-meditative-breakthrough/#respond Mon, 18 May 2015 05:43:26 +0000 http://www.lionsroar.com/?p=73514 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 alert: this post does in fact address the very end of the final episode and some of the details leading up […]

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How you can help Nepal after the earthquakes (Updated) http://www.lionsroar.com/how-you-can-help-nepal-after-the-earthquake/ http://www.lionsroar.com/how-you-can-help-nepal-after-the-earthquake/#respond Sat, 16 May 2015 19:52:32 +0000 http://www.lionsroar.com/?p=73333 Nepal's Kathmandu Valley and the outlying region have been devastated by a massive earthquake. Here is how you can help.

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