In our Weekend Reader newsletter, LionsRoar.com’s Sam Littlefair looks at how our phones can be both an object of distraction and an object of meditation.
Famed Zen teacher Thich Nhat Hanh was awarded the prize for “Outstanding Inner Peace.”
In a new interview, the Dalai Lama said Trump lacks moral principle, refugees should ultimately return to their homeland, and any future female Dalai Lama should be attractive.
Each Friday, we share three topical longreads in our Weekend Reader newsletter. This week, LionsRoar.com editor Sam Littlefair thinks about the practice of walking.
A new report from Religion News Service details financial troubles facing the Shambhala Buddhist community in the wake of revelations of sexual misconduct by the head of Shambhala, Sakyong Mipham and several teachers in the community.
Two women have accused Tibetan Buddhist teacher Dagri Rinpoche, 65, of molestation, reports the Tibet Sun.
Each Friday, we share three topical longreads in our Weekend Reader newsletter. This week, LionsRoar.com’s Sam Littlefair looks at the modern mantras that help us work through difficulties. Sign up here to receive the Weekend Reader in your inbox. Do you have a favorite saying that helps you work through difficulties? Maybe a memorable quote or an […]
The monk gave the fossil to a lama at a nearby Buddhist monastery, who passed it on to university researchers.
McMaster University, in Ontario, Canada, has announced a new visiting scholar program, created with a $1.2-million donation.
Today marks the 30th birthday of the Panchen Lama, who disappeared when he was six years old.