When Grace Schireson gets it all wrong with her socks, she learns what’s more important than the rules.
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.
The future of Buddhism will be decided by how we act right now, says Johnny Edward Dean Jr. He’s putting his faith into action on the South Side of Chicago.
Reflecting on his experience bringing Buddhism to college campuses, Aaron Stryker says engagement, integration, and depth are three things young people are looking for.
In the sixth and final issue in our 40th anniversary series, five young Buddhists look to the future of Buddhism.
I see inclusivity, change, kindness, and community, says Tara Umemoto. I see “Namo amida butsu.”
It’s not just about mind and meditation, says Ravi Mishra. To meet the needs of this time, Buddhists must take special care to develop their hearts.
In the November 2019 issue of Lion’s Roar, we asked our readers to tell us about their Buddhism-inspired tattoos. Here’s what they sent in.
Christiane Wolf on how to multiply the joy in your life with mudita — delight in the happiness of others.
The leading cultural critic and thinker bell hooks shares what Buddhist teacher Thich Nhat Hanh means to people of color.