“Buddha” means “one who is awake.” The Buddha who lived 2,600 years ago was not a god. He was an ordinary person, named Siddhartha Gautama.
In a tense moment on a full plane, Ruth King gets a glimpse of the inner strength of equanimity.
Daniel Goleman on how we can follow the Dalai Lama’s lead in truly making our world better.
A moving account by Susan Moon of her journey back from depression, and how her Buddhist practice both helped and hindered her.
The practice of mindfulness allows us to become more aware and less reactive in unsettling times, says Lisa Bennett. She shares how she rediscovered its grounding, life-giving quality in the face of uncertainty.
In Our Magazines
The July 2020 issue of Lion’s Roar magazine features teachings and meditations from leading dharma teachers to help us get through these difficult times. Inside, you’ll also find an exploration of the dharma of fashion by Otto von Busch; a profile of Christian writer Anne Lamott and her husband Neal Allan; Buddhist teacher Sharon Salzberg on how we can have the world we want; Buddhist book reviews; and much more.
The Summer 2020 issue of Buddhadharma: The Practitioner’s Quarterly features in-depth teachings for cultivating your Buddhist practice and manifesting those teachings meaningfully in everyday life. Inside, you’ll find thoughtful commentaries, reviews of the latest Buddhist books, Ask the Teachers, and more.