A teaching on the practice of Mahamudra by the late Kagyu master Traleg Kyabgon Rinpoche.
Thich Nhat Hanh says that mindfulness shows us the suffering of life and connects us with compassion.
Prayer is alive and well in Western Zen, says Jan Chozen Bays, even as it challenges us to make sense of what we’re doing.
For our 40th anniversary, Lion’s Roar is looking forward to the next 40 years of Buddhism over the course of six issues. In the first issue, we ask: what is Buddhism’s most important message moving forward.
Sangha is one of the three jewels of Buddhism. Traditionally, the sangha is dividied into four categories, known as the fourfold sangha
Theravada & Insight
DaRa Williams, Devin Berry, Noliwe Alexander, and Rosetta Saunders share what they feels is the most helpful message Buddhism can offer in coming decades.
Jack Kornfield shares what he feels is the most helpful message Buddhism can offer in the coming decades.
Tibetan & Vajrayana
Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche shares what he feels is the most helpful message Buddhism can offer in the coming decades.
Shamatha meditation is the foundation of Buddhist practice. Lama Rod Owens teaches us a version from the Vajrayana tradition.
Zen & Mahayana
John Tarrant shares what he feels is the most helpful message Buddhism can offer in the coming decades.
The three marks of existence—impermanence, suffering, and no self—are the Buddha’s basic description of reality.
An introduction to the life and teachings of the Dalai Lama, teacher, educator, science enthusiast, and political leader.
A collection of teachings from, profiles on, and conversations with LGBTQ folks in Buddhism.