In the opening editorial of our January 2019 issue, Lion’s Roar‘s editorial assistant Haleigh Atwood shares how she defines kindness.
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.
Sad, angry, lonely—Daniel Asa Rose and his sons are reeling from the recent family breakup. In a closed bowling alley on Christmas Eve, they open their hearts.
Philosopher Peter Singer and philanthropist Julia Wise talk with Buddhist monk and author Matthieu Ricard about why altruism leads to innumerable benefits.
The Buddhist monk known as Ajahn Brahm talks about developing a sense of contentment, and not finding fault in your meditation practice.
Judy Lief looks at why generosity is the starting place for virtue.
“Listen,” says Dzongsar Khyenste Rinpoche in this charming new video, “the most important thing in your life is to play. It is!”