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The Healing Power of Pop Star Goddesses

Behind the glitz and fame, says Jennifer Keishin Armstrong, are inspiring stories of real women facing real challenges.

Awakening to the Goddess: The Art & Activism of Mayumi Oda

With her empowered imagery, she’s connected many to the divine feminine. Andrea Miller profiles the Japanese American visionary Mayumi Oda.

The Itch Science Can’t Scratch

Andy Karr reflects on the dichotomy between knowledge, truth, and the insatiable hunger for more in our modern world.

The BIPOC Youth Justice and Healing Fellowship is calling for nominations

The two-year BIPOC Youth Justice and Healing Fellowship will train and support a cohort of emerging BIPOC youth spiritual activists in their aspirations and community-building work.

Faith Leaders Gather to Help Improve Conditions at Rikers Island Jail Complex

In September over 30 local faith leaders gathered to help improve conditions of the juvenile building at New York’s infamous Rikers Island jail complex.

How to Free Yourself from the 7 Obsessions

To free ourselves from habitual patterns, says Valerie Mason-John, we need to see how they have become part of our identity.

Celebrating 15 Years: The Lion’s Roar Online Auction is happening now!

Register to bid, browse the catalogue, and get ready to join our biggest fundraising event of the year November 12-28.

How Self-Compassion Can Help Us Survive the Holidays

If you’re spending the holidays with family this year, Jeremy Mohler has some advice for staying present when old wounds pop up.

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Looking Into Laziness

Rather than feeling discouraged by laziness, we could get to know laziness profoundly. This very moment of laziness becomes our personal teacher.

How To Organize A Meditative Music Night

Who says you always have to sit in silence? Ryan Winger explains how you can bring the mind of meditation to the music you love — with friends.

A Mindful Thanksgiving

In this holiday guest post, “Mindful Writer” founder Chris Malcomb shares a lesson in mindful eating from a Thanksgiving retreat.

Breathing Room

Cyndi Lee, founder of the OM Yoga Center in New York, on our relationship to the breath, breathing techniques, and poses to recognize our “authentic breath.” uses cookies to provide necessary website functionality, improve your experience and analyze our traffic. By using our website, you agree to our Privacy Policy and our cookies usage.