The Lion's Roar digital edition delivers all the same great content from the print edition, now enhanced with an easy-to-read design, social sharing functionality, and integrated with must-reads from the website.

Today’s most widely-read Buddhist magazine, Lion's Roar offers accessible, practical, and profound teachings from across the Buddhist spectrum. Lion's Roar applies Buddhist insight, philosophy, and meditation techniques to all the important issues in life today—from livelihood, parenting, and relationships to politics, social action, and the arts.

In the pages of Lion's Roar, ancient wisdom shares the stage with some of today’s finest writers, thinkers, and teachers, including Pema Chödrön, Thich Nhat Hanh, the Dalai Lama, Sylvia Boorstein, bell hooks, Pico Iyer, Diane Ackerman, George Saunders, Charles Johnson—and many others.

Lion's Roar Pricing:
• Single Issue Price - USD $7.99*
• Subscription 6 Month - USD 12.99*
• Subscription 1 Year - USD 23.99*
* For non-US app stores, the equivalent currency charges will apply.
Please note: App subscriptions do not include access to subscription-only content on our website.

Additional Subscription Information:
• Payment will be charged to iTunes Account at confirmation of purchase.
• Subscription automatically renews unless auto-renew is turned off at least 24-hours before the end of the current period.
• Account will be charged for renewal within 24-hours prior to the end of the current period, and identify the cost of the renewal.
• Subscriptions may be managed by the user and auto-renewal may be turned off by going to the user's Account Settings after purchase.
• No cancellation of the current subscription is allowed during active subscription period.

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• Any unused portion of a free trial period, if offered, will be forfeited when the user purchases a subscription to that publication, where applicable.

What's New

Version 2.0

​·We’ve made some sleek style & design updates to make the app look and function better than ever.

·Our new table of contents within each issue will make it easier than ever to get to the article you want.
·Take a peek at issues with our new preview feature before you buy it!
·Check out our new search feature, making headlines and body text searchable!
- Tap on images to scroll through a gallery in magazine articles.
·Don’t miss our new section for daily updates from

Ratings and Reviews

Used to be a great app but does not work


Does not display any content after startup.


Lion's Roar Foundation
66.8 MB
Requires iOS 9.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
Age Rating
Rated 4+
© Lion's Roar Foundation
In-App Purchases
  1. Lion's Roar magazine $34.99
  2. 6 Months Subscription $15.99
  3. January 2016 $10.99


  • Family Sharing

    Up to six family members will be able to use this app with Family Sharing enabled.

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