Most of the time death won’t follow our script, says Roshi Joan Halifax. But amid its messiness and pain, our experience can be respected, and we can learn.
Cuidar de quienes están sufriendo es un llamado amoroso y, quizás heróico, pero no nos es gratis. Roshi Joan Halifax nos enseña un programa de cinco pasos para cuidar de ti mismo mientras cuidas de otros.
Caring for people who are suffering is a loving, even heroic calling, but it takes a toll. Roshi Joan Halifax teaches this five-step program to care for yourself while caring for others.
On the 76th anniversary of the U.S. bombing of Hiroshima, Japan, Roshi Joan Halifax reflects on why we each must continue working toward the realization of nonviolence in our time.
Buddhist teacher Joan Halifax describes five “edge states” where courage meets fear and freedom meets suffering.
Roshi Joan Halifax on whether this pandemic might lead us to new possibilities and more meaningful connections with each other.
Roshi Joan Halifax reflects on the idea of “wise hope” and why we should open ourselves to it.
The most profound meditation, says Joan Halifax, is contemplating the certainty of your own death.
Without compassion, everyone is worse off. Zen teacher Roshi Joan Halifax comments on the Trump administration’s family separation policy.
Thirteen leading Buddhist teachers call on Buddhists and all people of faith to take a stand against policies of the new administration.