Larry Yang takes an honest look at what it means to be a dharma teacher who hasn’t been, and doesn’t imagine ever being, enlightened.
Rather than feeling discouraged by laziness, we could get to know laziness profoundly. This very moment of laziness becomes our personal teacher.
Temporary spiritual experiences can be helpful signs of progress, says Andrew Holecek, but they can also be traps.
Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche, Ayya Tathaaloka, Setsuan Gaelyn Godwin, and David Matsumoto explore their traditions’ different perspectives on awakening.
It goes a lot deeper than how many times a day you check your phone. According to Buddhist teacher Judy Lief, distraction is the very foundation of ego.
Like the Buddha, we all get our call to wake up. It often comes when life isn’t working and we may have to go a little crazy.
If you indulge your fantasies, lucid dreaming becomes super-samsara. If you go deeper, lucid dreaming can develop into dream yoga—spiritual practice.
A new story from Marvel shows a very different Wolverine, who cultivates non-violence and compassion.
Only when we combine our concern for the planet with practice will we have to tools to make the necessary changes to address the environmental crisis.
Never before have the teachings of the Buddha found themselves in a society as diverse as ours.