Rod Meade Sperry looks at the life, art, and Buddhism of the jazz great Wayne Shorter.
The virtuoso musician’s new album is equal parts incendiary and reflective. And there’s a bit of Buddhism in the mix, too.
Jazz musician, composer, music teacher, and Buddhist practitioner Jerry Granelli died on July 20 at his home in Halifax, Nova Scotia, at age 80.
Rod Meade Sperry reports on the meditation advice recently shared by “Bizarro” creator Dan Piraro.
Listen to Born I’s third single from his upcoming album, “Unenlightened.”
How can Buddhists know if their life is an ethical one? By keeping the five precepts, a set of guidelines for those who wish to do no harm.
“I’ve been thinking a lot about death and rebirth,” says Born I, “and this song is a reflection of that.”
On Wednesday, for the first time in US history, a Vesak celebration honoring the birth, enlightenment, and death of the Buddha was held at the White House.
How to watch a replay of Tuesday night’s moving event, PLUS: a helpful selection of some of Lion’s Roar’s best recent coverage of the Asian American Buddhist experience.
Rod Meade Sperry takes a look at Garry Shandling’s lesser known spiritual side and life as a student of Buddhism.