“While it’s been a delight to discover that creating vibrant community online is possible and welcome, we eagerly look forward to practicing together in person once it is safe.”
LionsRoar.com’s Rod Meade Sperry looks at the beauty of emptiness.
In this short film, Peter Coyote takes you to Hokyoji Zen Practice Community, which is found on 105 acres of forested land in rural, Southeast Minnesota.
Tibetan Buddhist teacher Dagri Rinpoche has been declared to have “committed sexual misconduct, which also qualifies as spiritual abuse given his position as a spiritual teacher.”
During Upaya Zen Center’s November 6th’s Jukai and Tokudo ceremony Roshi Joan Halifax took a few moments to acknowledge the the US presidential election.
In our Weekend Reader newsletter, Rod Meade Sperry explores Buddhist wisdom for ditching negative habits.
It is with profound sorrow we report that legendary poet, songwriter and artist, Leonard Cohen has passed away.
Reed’s death being a hoax was a hoax itself; Reed, who had had an emergency liver transplant in May, had indeed passed. He was 71.
Plum Village reports that Thich Nhat Hanh’s health “currently remains stable, thanks to the love and care of his medical team and monastic attendants.”
Rod Meade Sperry looks at the life, art, and Buddhism of the jazz great Wayne Shorter.