Brief summaries of Buddhist books from September 2009 issue of Lion’s Roar magazine.
Andrea Miller interviews Simon Critchley, philosophy professor at the New School and author of The Book of Dead Philosophers.
Pico Iyer on a haiku by Kobayashi Issa.
Yoga and meditation help Pippin Ross escape the hell of America’s oldest prison for women.
Editiorial introduction to the September 2009 issue of Lion’s Roar magazine by Melvin McLeod, Editor in Chief of Lion’s Roar.
At her weekly meditation class, Sylvia Boorstein finds that sharing stories of those we love and worry about leaves her feeling kinder and more connected.
Editor in chief Melvin McLeod previews the September 2009 issue, discussing its theme of “Buddhist Wisdom for Difficult Times.”
Carolyn Rose Gimian looks at what we can learn from the examples of Tilopa, Naropa, Marpa, and Milarepa, the spritual forebears of the Kagyu Lineage of Vajrayana Buddhism.