Leza Lowitz

Recent Articles


A Short Guide to Key Buddhanature Texts

Gary Donnelly shares a selection of key buddhanature texts to add to your reading list.

Working with Loneliness on the Contemplative Path

Rashid Hughes explores the importance of listening to loneliness and leaning into social intimacy when engaging in contemplative practice.

What to Do When Aggression Masquerades as Compassion

Rashid Hughes shares how mindfulness helps us discern if our compassion is actually aggression.

Two poems from Leza Lowitz’s “Yoga Heart”

Two poems from Yoga Heart: Lines on the Six Perfections, by Leza Lowitz.


Yuto is a healer of hearts; he's Japanese, Jewish, universal. Leza Lowitz on letting this special child into her life.