Five Buddhist teachers share practices to clear away the poisons that cause suffering and obscure your natural enlightenment.
The Buddha’s analysis of how to free ourselves from suffering is profound, universal, and eternal, says Melvin McLeod.
¿Cuáles son Las Cuatro Nobles Verdades? Las famosas cuatro verdades budistas son llamadas nobles porque nos liberan del sufrimiento. Son las enseñanzas básicas de Buda, y comprenden el camino budista completo.
Our editor-in-chief, Melvin McLeod, shares why Buddhism is the ultimate self-help, despite one of its central principles — nonself.
In the opening editorial of the January 2021 issue of Lion’s Roar magazine, editor-in-chief Melvin Mcleod looks at what we can learn from the great moral leaders of our time.
Gina Sharpe, Roshi Pat Enkyo O’Hara, and Pilar Jennings examine spiritual power, the roots of its abuse, and how we might learn to hold it differently going forward.
Melvin McLeod on how Buddhism uses mindfulness to develop the wisdom that frees us from suffering.
Lion’s Roar editor-in-chief Melvin McLeod looks at the reasons many Buddhists meditate.
If love were enough to truly help others, there would only be one kind of bodhisattva. Melvin McLeod on the trinity of bodhisattva archetypes.
In the opening editorial of the May 2020 issue of Lion’s Roar, Melvin McLeod looks at Buddhism’s central insight and the key to Buddhist meditation.