Harold Ramis created an underground Buddhist classic with Groundhog Day. After a chance meeting, Perry Garfinkel ventures to find out what makes him tick.
In his seminal teaching on the four foundations of mindfulness, the late Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche explained how to practice mindfulness of mind.
The fear so many of us are feeling these days can stress us into freezing our world and getting caught up in dualism. But, says Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche, we can get past that by practicing mindfulness and gentleness.
Flesh. Sex. Desire. It’s not the only holy trinity, but it’s my favorite one.
In the wake of 9/11, Norman Fischer wrote this essay about bearing witness to tragedy. His message remains relevant in all times of trouble.
About a Poem: David Rome analyzes William Stafford’s poem, “Like a Little Stone”.
Brief summaries of Buddhist books from the July 2009 issue of Lion’s Roar magazine.
“We’re at the beginning of the development of a major new academic field”, says Professor Harold Roth about Contemplative Studies.
When age and dementia undo her friend Julia, Elizabeth Brownrigg discovers that true compassion sometimes means setting boundaries.
Four yoga teachers each offer an asana to help you prepare your body and mind for sitting meditation.