Whether meditating or doing headstands, Susan Moon’s small self continues to reach for something beyond.
Like motherhood, the path to awakening demands compassion, love, and sacrifice. Jenna Hollenstein explains the parallels between mothers and bodhisattvas.
There are burdens we can’t put down, says Furyu Nancy Schroeder. That fact is the true heart of our human life.
Throughout her life, GaBrilla Ballard has often vacillated between the extremes of grasping and pushing away. In a seemingly mundane moment, she finds the beauty of the center.
Tens of times a day, Diana Winston’s two-year-old daughter helps her practice letting go.
Sarah Jacoby examines how even though mothering has been held up in Buddhist teachings as a model of compassion, actual mothering has never gotten much respect.
It’s not easy, but getting your family to meditate could be the best thing you do as a parent. Gail Silver on how to interest your kids in breathing, seeing, and being.
Grief offers a unique opportunity, says bereaved mother Cecilia Mitra, but only if we’re not afraid to discover its primal source.
Mary Ray Cate offers parents these Buddhist principles to help children with their fears about climate change.
Healing the pain of our wounded child within, says Thich Nhat Hanh, is key.