John Demont reports that China’s longterm campaign to assimilate Tibet has entered a critical new stage.
A heartfelt message to us all, from Jack Kornfield.
Jan Willis reflects on why the world needs His Holiness the Dalai Lama and his message of compassion, peace, and joyfulness more than ever.
John Manderino stumbles through Zen meal practice — and decides that’s perfectly okay.
Roshi Joan Halifax reflects on personal moments with the Dalai Lama that exemplified his compassion and wisdom.
We review “All Our Waves Are Water” by Jaimal Yogis, “A Really Big Lunch” by Jim Harrison, “The Dharma of Dogs, and more.
In the opening editorial of our July 2017 issue, our editor-in-chief Melvin McLeod discusses living an ethical life of service on the Buddhist path.
Rev. Daiken Nelson is bringing together his passions — Zen practice, social work, and cooking — to provide free culinary training to Harlem’s unemployed.
Dan Zigmond, a Zen priest and the director of analytics for Facebook’s News Feed, says that social media can help people bring out their best selves.
The July 2017 Lion’s Roar magazine features 12 leading teachers, writers, and activists reflecting on why the world needs the Dalai Lama more than ever.