Buddhism

Each of us has the capacity to feel fully alive and to embrace our circumstances, whatever they may be. In this retreat, North America’s leading Buddhist magazine, the Shambhala Sun, brings together three renowned Buddhist teachers to...

The “Jewel in the Lotus” is the translation of the universal compassion mantra “Om Mani Padme Hum.” While it has many meanings, one explanation of its symbolism is that compassion arises when the jewel of the mind rests in the lotus of the heart...

In some form, the vision of the bodhisattva is celebrated in every culture. We revere the figures of Saint Francis and Kwan Yin, and we take public inspiration from the medical mission of Albert Schweitzer in Africa and Dorothy Day, the founder...

The Buddha taught that the mind is wild and the human experience is full of unpredictability and paradox, joys and sorrows, successes and failures. But through good meditation techniques, a simple attitude, and unconditional friendliness toward...

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His Eminence Shyalpa Tenzin Rinpoche often says we can live without religion, but we cannot live without spirituality.

In his only North American appearance in 2015, Rinpoche guides us toward a...

Insight Meditation, also known as Vipassana Meditation, is a simple technique that originated in the Buddha’s teachings more than 2,500 years ago. Its practice teaches us in a gentle, consistent way to calm and steady our mind by grounding our...

Insecurity and loss are part of being alive and each of us longs for a place of true refuge, where we are at home with our life and spirit.

 

This meditation retreat with Tara Brach, the inspiring Buddhist teacher and best-selling...

The human realm is said to be the realm of passion. Passion is what holds us together; confused passion is what entraps us, and transformed passion is what can liberate us. Although our passion is often tainted by the tendency to grasp or possess...

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