How Illness Can Be Lonely and What to Do About It
by Diana Raab on 23/10/2020 at 3:04 am
“I wish I could show you, when you are lonely or in darkness, the astonishing light of your own being.” ~ Hafiz of Shiraz When we think of illness, we don’t usually equate it with loneliness; however, there seems to … The post How Illness Can Be Lonely and What to Do About It appeared first on Tiny Buddha.
What Helped Me the Most When I Thought My Life Was Over
by Kortney Rivard on 21/10/2020 at 11:52 pm
“What I’m looking for is not out there, it is in me.” ~Helen Keller I used to think that life should be easy, and if it wasn’t easy, then I was doing it wrong. I’m older and wiser now, and … The post What Helped Me the Most When I Thought My Life Was Over appeared first on Tiny Buddha.
Why Long-Term Love Feels Boring and Why It’s Actually Not
by Lana Otaya on 21/10/2020 at 12:05 am
“It’s not the events of our lives that shape us, but our beliefs as to what those events mean.” ~Tony Robbins BEEP! BEEP! BEEP! The sound of my fiancé’s alarm went off at 5:00 in the morning. I had fallen … The post Why Long-Term Love Feels Boring and Why It’s Actually Not appeared first on Tiny Buddha.
Flip the Script: How to Overcome Your Negative Thoughts
by Corrina Thurston on 20/10/2020 at 4:34 am
“You can’t stop negative thoughts from popping into your head, but you can choose to stop letting them control you and your life.” ~Lori Deschene Some of us are more prone to negative thoughts. They start out subtle and … The post Flip the Script: How to Overcome Your Negative Thoughts appeared first on Tiny Buddha.
Waking Up in Dark Times
by Ajahn Sucitto on 23/10/2020 at 1:08 pm
In order to shed light on the realities of climate change, says Ajahn Sucitto, first we should get more comfortable with the darkness. The post Waking Up in Dark Times appeared first on Lion's Roar.
The Joy of Self-Caring
by Cyndi Lee on 22/10/2020 at 3:36 pm
We’ve been sold on the idea that self-care means chocolates and bubble baths (not that there’s anything wrong with them). But Cyndi Lee says real self-caring is a practice, not a treat. It’s how you show yourself the love and compassion you deserve. The post The Joy of Self-Caring appeared first on Lion's Roar.
How to Be an Ecosattva
by David Loy on 22/10/2020 at 1:05 pm
How do bodhisattvas respond to the greatest crisis of our time? Appropriately, says Buddhist teacher and activist David Loy. The post How to Be an Ecosattva appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Free “Dalai Lama Global Vision Summit” launches
by Lion's Roar Staff on 22/10/2020 at 12:32 pm
Richard Gere, Karenna Gore, Robert Thurman, Sharon Salzberg, and Deepak Chopra headline this month's Dalai Lama Global Vision Summit, a historic celebration of one of the great spiritual figures of our time. The post Free “Dalai Lama Global Vision Summit” launches appeared first on Lion's Roar.
The Joy of a Long Walk
by Sam Littlefair on 22/10/2020 at 3:00 am
Each Friday, we share three topical longreads in our Weekend Reader newsletter. This week, LionsRoar.com editor Sam Littlefair thinks about the practice of walking. The post The Joy of a Long Walk appeared first on Lion's Roar.