It was not just his teachings on gender and class, which seem modern even today. Andrew Olendzki on all that made the Buddha one of the most radical people who ever lived. Then with the gleaming of [...]
The true Buddha isn’t limited to the body or mind of a particular person who lived long ago. He is present today, says [...]
If you’re looking for relief from suffering, argues Buddhist scholar and author Glenn Wallis, you won’t find it in some [...]
The Buddha was carved from a massive high-quality jade boulder unearthed in Canada in 2000. After almost a [...]
In a tense moment on a full plane, Ruth King gets a glimpse of the inner strength of equanimity. Several years ago, [...]
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The May 2018 issue of Lion’s Roar magazine features Buddhist teachings on how to deal with difficult people and not be one yourself from Pema Chödrön, Norman Fischer, Karen Maezen Miller, and more. Inside, you’ll also find Tibetan Buddhist teacher Anam Thubten on the lessons he learned after his community’s retreat center fell victim to a wildfire, an exploration of the scientific evidence of rebirth, and more.
The Summer 2018 issue of Buddhadharma: The Practitioner's Quarterly is available now. Inside you'll find a step-by-step guide through the intricacies of breath practice in meditation by Jiryu Rutschman-Byler, a firsthand account of sexual misconduct by a guru and profound insight for fellow survivors by Lama Willa Miller, a classic teaching on the wisdom of emptiness by Dainin Katagiri Roshi, and more.