Shambhala Sun Home Free Gift with Order Current Issue Subscribe & Save Half Give a Gift Renew Current Text
spacer spacer spacer



Inside the new Shambhala Sun:

Our new issue features JUDY LIEF, NORMAN FISCHER, MELVIN MCLEOD, and EMILY HORN on how to transform anger; a profile of New York Insight's GINA SHARPE; NOAH LEVINE on how Buddhist principles and practices can help people free themselves from the suffering of substance abuse, THICH NHAT HANH's answers to children's questions, and much more.

Click here to read complete articles and excerpts from the September Sun.

Fun — and meaningful — Summer reads

Andrea Miller on the latest books from Tom Robbins and Peter Matthiessen, a re-release of Nyanaponika Thera's classic Heart of Buddhist Meditation, and more.

"Buddhists Betray the Teachings" — Jack Kornfield on anti-Muslim violence in Burma

A religion known for nonviolence is being used to fuel a genocidal campaign against the Muslims of Burma. Inside the new, September 2014 Shambhala Sun, Buddhist teacher JACK KORNFIELD urges us to join the call for peace.

Read and download a PDF of the full article now — plus, see our helpful collection of links for spreading the word and sharing your voice.

Learn meditation techniques to develop calm, awareness, wisdom, and love. Subscribe to Shambhala Sun today.


Want to know more about Buddhism or meditation? Start with helpful collections from our archives, like:

Buddhism Basics

Whether you're a longtime practitioner of Buddhism and/or meditation or just getting beginning to explore, these teachings from the Dalai Lama, Pema Chödrön, Thanissaro Bhikkhu and more will deepen and reinforce your understanding of the essentials of starting and maintaining your practice.

How to Meditate

All Buddhist meditation aims to help us find liberation by going against the grain of our usual habits of mind. In this selection of articles from the Shambhala Sun, we present teachings on the various techniques of meditation from all the major schools of Buddhism.


Browse Shambhala Sun, the magazine
•  Visit our daily blog.

The Shambhala Sun is North America's oldest and most widely-read Buddhist magazine, bringing a contemplative view to all the important issues in life. (MORE...) 


Subscribe | Current Issue | Search Archives | Contact Us | Spotlight | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Employment
© 2008 Shambhala Sun | Email: | Tel: 902.422.8404 | Published by Shambhala Sun Foundation