Lilly Greenblatt takes a look at our readers’ favorite meditation of 2020: tonglen, or “sending and taking.”
Sojun Mel Weistman, founder and abbot of Berkeley Zen Center, passed away on Thursday, January 7.
New legislation passed by U.S. Congress reaffirms the rights of Tibetans to choose a successor to their spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama.
LionsRoar.com’s digital editor Lilly Greenblatt looks at the bittersweet lessons of winter.
The Soto Zen Buddhist Association has released a statement calling for an end to the death penalty and to halt all U.S. federal executions.
Buddhist leaders, teachers, and thinkers respond to the 2020 U.S. presidential election.
His Holiness the Dalai Lama congratulated U.S. President-elect Joe Biden in a letter Sunday.
Zen master Thich Nhat Hanh’s offers three simple yet profound instructions for living a happier and more mindful life. “Our true home is not in the past,” he teaches us. “Our true home is not in the future. Our true home is in the here and the now.”
The Brooklyn Zen Center (BZC) will close its city temple in Brooklyn, New York at the end of September.
Today, we celebrate His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s 85th birthday!