Travel broadens the mind and opens the heart. Three personal stories of transformational travel in Thailand, Ethiopia, and Yemen.
Things to see, do, and enjoy in three American Buddhist hotspots.
When we visit the very places where the Buddha lived and taught, we discover deeper meaning in his teachings. Shantum Seth takes us on a sacred pilgrimage.
Pico Iyer thought he would find what is truly real by going off to a monastery, but he was really fleeing it. Dropping his spiritual romaticism, he found it in ordinary life.
Mariana Restrepo shares her journey towards embodying all facets of her intersectional identities.
In the second of a three-part series of conversations, Lion’s Roar Associate Editor Pamela Ayo Yetunde talks to Sister Clear Grace about the practice of “laying it down,” and the Traveling Nunk’s continued journey. In the introduction to the first conversation, I wondered whether Sister Clear Grace would find sustaining generosity for this mission from […]
Pamela Ayo Yetunde talks to Sister Clear Grace about the journey to becoming a Buddhist nun and hitting the road in a temple on wheels.
Each Friday, we share three topical longreads in our Weekend Reader newsletter. This week, LionsRoar.com editor Sam Littlefair thinks about the practice of walking.
We review “Without Ever Reaching the Summit: A Journey” by Paolo Cognetti.
In a tense moment on a full plane, Ruth King gets a glimpse of the inner strength of equanimity.