The practice of mindful walking, says Thich Nhat Hanh, is a profound and pleasurable way to deepen our connection with our body and the earth.
This basic mindfulness meditation from Zen teacher James Ishmael Ford offers a great practice to start your day.
A peaceful mind begins, says James Ishmael Ford, when you sit down, shut up, and pay attention.
We suffer, according to Buddhism, simply because we misunderstand the nature of reality. Sylvia Boorstein on developing insight into how things really are.
Natalie Goldberg was awfully sick yet she was happy. Happiness is available to everyone, she realized, but we can find it only when we’re still.
The idea of spiritual progress is pretty suspect. After all, isn’t it a journey without goal? But there are some ways we can tell if practice is working.
Ed Halliwell reviews three books that are bringing mindfulness practice into the mainstream.
Editor-in-Chief Melvin McLeod’s editorial introduction to the July 2012 Lion’s Roar, reflecting on the tragic death of Raymond Taavel.
“The Mahayana Buddhist path is a way of expanding, and the Mahayana teacher, the spiritual friend, acts as the entrance to that journey.”
A reporter is a lot like a meditator, says NPR journalist Gerry Hadden. Both are on a quest for truth. And ultimately neither finds it.