Daily Schedule

Find teachers, talks, and PRACTICES BELOW

Sessions are pre-recorded, and will be released each day for you to view at your convenience.

Each day's sessions will be available for 48 hours, beginning at 6:00 am PDT | 9:00 am EDT (North American time zones). Check your time zone here.

Day 1:

The Art of Happiness:

Bringing the Best of Human Values into Our Lives

Available October 22 + 48-Hour replays (beginning at 6 am PDT | 9 am EDT on Oct 22)

Sharon Salzberg

Talk: "What Is Real Happiness?" 
+ Guided meditation: “Beginning Again with the Breath”

Thupten Jinpa

Talk: “Making Life More Meaningful: On Happiness and Compassion”
+ Guided PRACTICE: A Simple Experience of Recalling Kindness

Jan Willis

Talk: “Love, Compassion and Practical Advice: Santideva and the Way of the Bodhisattva”
+Guided meditation: “Equalizing Self and Other”

Ven. Priyadarshi

Talk: “Compassion Is Its Own Reward” 
+ Guided Meditation on Bodhichitta

Dan Harris

Q&A on "how to be 10% happier" with lion's roar editor-in-chief Melvin McLeod

Day 2:

Transcendent Wisdom: Buddhist teachings of the Dalai Lama

Available October 23 + 48-Hour replays (beginning at 6 am PDT | 9 am EDT on Oct 23)

Robert Thurman 


Thubten Chodron

Talk: On Lamrim, Stages on the Path to Enlightenment
 + guided meditation: "Working with Anger and Developing Compassion"

B Alan Wallace

Talk: On Dzogchen, the “Great Perfection,” and Spiritual Mentorship
Guided meditation: “Taking Refuge”

Lama Tsultrim Allione

Talk: The Demon Becomes the Ally: On the History & Practice of Chod  
+ Practice: “Feeding Your Demons” meditation

Day 3:

Toward a True Kinship of Faiths:

Creating Harmony among the World’s Religions

Available October 24 + 48-Hour replays (beginning at 6 am PDT | 9 am EDT on Oct 24)

Rabbi Michael Lerner  

Talk: Ending Disharmony: An Alternative Worldview
+ Practice: Guided visualization

Serene Jones

+ Guided contemplation

Dr. Alberto Villoldo

Talk: “A Journey into the World of the Shaman”
+ two practices: “Fire Ceremony” and “Holy Fire”

Deepak Chopra

Talk: "a shared vision"
+ guided "presence" MEDITATION

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The Eight Verses on Training the Mind with the Dalai Lama
Three e-books of related teachings
Exclusive Lion’s Roar video interview with the Dalai Lama
Lion’s Roar digital subscription

Day 4:

The Universe in a Single Atom: The Science of Spirituality

Available October 25 + 48-Hour replays (beginning at 6 am PDT | 9 am EDT on Oct 25)

Richard Davidson

+ "Practicing with the 4 Pillars"

Amishi Jha 

Talk: “Harnessing the Science of Attention”
Guided practice: “Breath Awareness as a Way to Train Attention”

Mark Epstein

Talk: "Thoughts Without a Thinker: The Intersection of Buddhism and Western Psychology"

Robert Wright 

Talk: "Looking at Buddhism from the point of view of evolutionary psychology"

Day 5:

My Land, My People: Tibet’s Message of Peace, Compassion, and Sustainability

Available October 26 + 48-Hour replays (beginning at 6 am PDT | 9 am EDT on Oct 26)

Thupten Jinpa

Talk: “Inspiration from Afar: How Tibet Informs the Dalai Lama’s Values and Teachings”
+ Guided practice: Connecting with Our Common Humanity

Robert Thurman

Talk: “The Art of Freedom: Preserving Tibet’s Unique Heritage”
+ Guided Guided Joyful Earth visualization

Richard Gere

Talk: “Why the World Needs Tibet: A Conversation with Lion’s Roar editor-in-chief Melvin McLeod”

plus a musical offering by nawang khechog

Day 6:

Ethics for a New Millennium: Vision for a Better World

Available October 27 + 48-Hour replays (beginning at 6 am PDT | 9 am EDT on Oct 27)

Dan Goleman

Talk: “A Force for Good: The Dalai Lama’s Vision for Our World”

Sophia Stril-Rever

Talk: “Be the Love / The Inner Shift”
Guided practice: Generating the Spirit of Universal Responsibility

Karenna Gore

Talk: “The Dalai Lama's 5 Keys to Our Climate Crisis”
plus a musical offering by yungchen lhamo from her new recording awakening

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