Laura Jomon Martin suggests ways to identify our habitual patterns and attitudes around money and to foster a more generous outlook.
Author and teacher Janice Lynne Lundy explains how a simple question helps her to keep her heart open – to others, and to herself.
Reginald A. Ray argues that far from being a “lesser” practice, giving is central to all schools of Buddhism and essential to the relinquishment of ego.
Tis always the season for giving. Six Buddhist teachers on why generosity is the starting place of all the virtues.
For December, Lion’s Roar features teachings on a powerful practice: compassion. Here, Gina Sharpe offers a short introduction to generosity, explaining how it can be the beginning of the end of suffering.
Does the Buddhist concept of generosity mean when I see people on the street asking for money I should always give it to them?
Buddhist student Kaitlyn Hatch wanted a prayer specifically designed for the divided, trying time we’re living in. So she wrote her own.
Giving up, giving in, just plain giving—Sharon Salzberg says that’s the truly transformative experience.
Lama Tsulrtim Allione explains how the Buddhist practice of chöd — offering ones own body to demons — can help us overcome ego.
The Buddhist monk known as Ajahn Brahm talks about developing a sense of contentment, and not finding fault in your meditation practice.