The New Face of Buddhism
“The proclamation of the dharma,” the Buddha said, “is as fearless as a lion’s roar.” We asked the 14 teachers on our cover: What is the most important truth to proclaim in today’s troubled world? Hear them roar!
Living the Lion’s Roar: Chogyam Trunga says, the fearless proclamation of the truth cuts through your ego. Are you ready to hear it?
Child of Nature: William Powers
Free as a Bird in the Sky: Mingyur Rinpoche
How to Recognize Your Natural Awareness: Mingyur Rinpoche
Put Your Compassion into Action: Peter Singer and Julia Wise talk with Buddhist monk and author Matthieu Ricard about the benefits of altruism.
How Sharon Salzberg Found Real Happiness: Her difficult life journey, and establishing loving-kindness as a key practice in American Buddhism.
Inside the Issue:
From Where I Sit: A Buddhist Cop’s Answer to the Policing Crisis: Cheri Maples
Bodhisattvas: No Cog in Someone Else’s Wheel: Jamie Zimmerman
Q&A: Zen with Lightsabers: Matthew Bortolin
Heart & Mind: How to Have a (More) Buddhist Wedding: James Ishmael Ford
This Dharma Life: The Long Path to Peace: Shiri Barr, Stephen Fulder, and Aviv Tatarsky
How to Practice: Zen Koans: John Tarrant
The Eightfold Path
Meet a Teacher: Judy Lief