The Buddha told a famous story about a blind turtle and a golden yoke to illustrate how rare the chance to discover the dharma is. Let’s make it less rare, says Bri Barnett, for oppressed and marginalized people.
In the sixth and final issue in our 40th anniversary series, five young Buddhists look to the future of Buddhism.
In 2019, Lion’s Roar turns 40. To mark the occasion, we’re looking forward to the next 40 years of Buddhism.
John Tarrant shares what he feels is the most helpful message Buddhism can offer in the coming decades.
“How can I give my children hope for the future when it looks bleak?” Sylvia Boorstein on how to give our children hope in a worrying time.
Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche on meditation, the spiritual path, and a sense of basic being beyond relative time.
In the back streets of exotic Kathmandu, Pico Iyer and his friend Kristin hear a prophecy that shatters their youthful dreams. The Royal Astrologer knows them better than they know themselves.
When we see people living mindfully, smiling and behaving in a loving manner, we gain confidence in our future.
Young people are hungry for spirituality, yet shun religion; how can Buddhists serve these seekers without compromising their sacred traditions?
About 50 dharma teachers gathered June 6-10 for the second Gen X Dharma Teachers Conference, to discuss the future development of Buddhism in the West.