MeditationProNews (“MProNews”) is a weekly newsletter that explores the People, Places, Events and Trends affecting the World of Meditation and Mindfulness…

MProNews Weekly #Top10 — June 1, 2019

MProNews Weekly #Top10 — June 1, 2019

Our top story comes from the Buddhist magazine Lion’s Roar where Soto Zen priest Tenku Ruff gives us some much-needed advice on ‘blindly’ following anyone in a position of authority/trust…

MProNews Weekly #Top10 — May 18, 2019

MProNews Weekly #Top10 — May 18, 2019

Sobering news dominates this week's Top10 as #MeToo allegations rocks another Buddhist organization (Story #1).  This time, its Dagri Rinpoche, prominent teacher of the Foundation for the Preservation of the Mahayana Tradition (FPMT), who is accused of groping a woman mid-flight last month...

MProNews Weekly #Top10 — May 4, 2019

MProNews Weekly #Top10 — May 4, 2019

- Quote of the Week -"The word 'nimitta' means a “sign” or even a “hint.” When one of these experiences arises, then it’s an indication that your practice is going deeper."-- Bodhipaksa, owner of WildMind.org

MProNews Weekly #Top10 — April 27, 2019

MProNews Weekly #Top10 — April 27, 2019

- Quote of the Week - “I know that if I hadn't had my mindfulness practice, I wouldn’t have made it... I was able to reconnect with my breath, and able to get fully present in my body." -- Georgina Miranda, Executive Coach and Mt. Everest mountain-climber (Story #6)

MProNews Weekly #Top10 — April 20, 2019

MProNews Weekly #Top10 — April 20, 2019

– Quote of the Week – “We are thrilled to provide Headspace as the mental training tool to some of the world’s greatest athletes, helping them to achieve their performance goals, support their overall health and happiness” — Lindsay Shaffer, Head of Sports and Fitness at Headspace