Investigating the empty nature of mental states, how self-centeredness operates in our lives, and the disadvantages of self-centeredness.
Details of Venerable Thubten Chodron's Spring 2017 teachings on the East Coast of the USA and in Italy, Germany, and Russia.
In the modern age, technology enables more ways to engage in the ten paths of non-virtue. We can use the Dharma to avoid such negativities and practice ...
The story behind writing the book. Reading of selected verses and the commentary.
A quick guide to getting started with using ThubtenChodron.org.
Venerable Master Jingliang of the Buddhist Association of the Republic of China talks about the contributions of bhiksunis to the Dharma in Taiwan.
Review of the four sets of excellent qualities developed on the bodhisattva path, and the types of meditative equipoise and subsequent attainment.
A karmic payback incident shows how to avoid suffering by avoiding those negative actions that cause suffering.
The disadvantages of self-centeredness and the five decisions to make after equalizing self and others.
General overview of the bodhisattva paths and grounds and types of meditative equipoise and subsequent attainment for aryas on the hearer and bodhisattva paths.
How letting go of our attachment to our endeavors makes engaging in them more joyful.
How anger and arrogance are related and why humility is a helpful antidote.
Summarizing what the Kadam masters say about giving and ethical discipline.
An inmate examines his relationship with drugs.
The first steps toward recovery from drug addiction.