Lion's Roar http://www.lionsroar.com Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:56:57 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.1 Allen Ginsberg the spy? http://www.lionsroar.com/allen-ginsberg-the-spy/ http://www.lionsroar.com/allen-ginsberg-the-spy/#respond Thu, 26 Mar 2015 22:56:29 +0000 http://www.lionsroar.com/?p=73023 In 1963, Vietnamese Buddhists accused Allen Ginsberg of espionage. "He said he was a poet and a little crazy and that he liked Buddhists," a spokesman of the group told reporters.

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Share Your Wisdom: Buddhism & Your Life http://www.lionsroar.com/share-your-wisdom-buddhism-your-life/ http://www.lionsroar.com/share-your-wisdom-buddhism-your-life/#respond Thu, 26 Mar 2015 19:27:26 +0000 http://www.lionsroar.com/?p=73021 We asked Shambhala Sun and LionsRoar.com readers to answer this question: What is the best thing Buddhism has done for your life? Here are your answers.

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That’s Not Very Buddhist of You http://www.lionsroar.com/thats-buddhist/ http://www.lionsroar.com/thats-buddhist/#respond Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:52:09 +0000 http://www.lionsroar.com/?p=70805 Have you ever had that accusation thrown in your face? Brad Warner has, and it’s made him think about what it really means to act like a Buddhist.

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The Sunlight of Awareness http://www.lionsroar.com/sunlight-awareness/ http://www.lionsroar.com/sunlight-awareness/#comments Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:14:51 +0000 http://www.lionsroar.com/?p=70640 Shine the warm light of awareness on your thoughts and feelings, says Thich Nhat Hanh.

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Over and Over Again http://www.lionsroar.com/over-and-over-again/ http://www.lionsroar.com/over-and-over-again/#respond Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:00:48 +0000 http://www.lionsroar.com/?p=70739 According to Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche, to be enlightened is to be free of obsessions. Given that I have obsessive-compulsive disorder, I usually feel very far from that ideal.

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Meet a Teacher: Jack Kornfield http://www.lionsroar.com/meet-a-teacher-jack-kornfield/ http://www.lionsroar.com/meet-a-teacher-jack-kornfield/#respond Wed, 25 Mar 2015 19:42:14 +0000 http://www.lionsroar.com/?p=73004 My twin brother and I were born at a Marine base in North Carolina on July 16, 1945—the same day as the first atomic bomb explosion in Alamogordo.

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A Bodhicitta Practice http://www.lionsroar.com/a-bodhicitta-practice/ http://www.lionsroar.com/a-bodhicitta-practice/#comments Tue, 24 Mar 2015 03:00:00 +0000 http://www.lionsroar.com/a-bodhicitta-practice/ Pema Chödrön offers a bodhicitta practice for generating love and compassion for all human beings.

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A typical day in Old Delhi http://www.lionsroar.com/a-typical-day-in-old-delhi/ http://www.lionsroar.com/a-typical-day-in-old-delhi/#respond Mon, 23 Mar 2015 18:36:20 +0000 http://www.lionsroar.com/?p=72994 I first went there in 1980, and thirty-five years later Old Delhi remains my favorite tourist place in the world.

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University of Arizona launches Buddhism Studies minor http://www.lionsroar.com/university-of-arizona-launches-buddhism-studies-minor/ http://www.lionsroar.com/university-of-arizona-launches-buddhism-studies-minor/#respond Mon, 23 Mar 2015 15:11:36 +0000 http://www.lionsroar.com/?p=72998 The University of Arizona has announced that it will launch a Buddhism Studies minor this fall.

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Thich Nhat Hanh on Walking Meditation http://www.lionsroar.com/how-to-meditate-thich-nhat-hanh-on-walking-meditation/ http://www.lionsroar.com/how-to-meditate-thich-nhat-hanh-on-walking-meditation/#respond Fri, 20 Mar 2015 19:39:17 +0000 http://shambhalasun.com/sunspace/?p=37790 The practice of mindful walking, says Thich Nhat Hanh, is a profound and pleasurable way to deepen our connection with our body and the earth.

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