Two students respond to the recent acts of terrorism and their aftermath.
Ways to work with the mind following the terror attacks in Paris.
Venerable Thubten Chodron's teaching schedule in Seattle, Singapore, and Bangalore in December 2015.
A quick guide to getting started with using ThubtenChodron.org.
Although the Buddhist teachings have taken different forms, the traditions have much in common: a common heritage, shared goals, and similar practices.
How to cultivate and deepen refuge in the Buddha, Dharma, and Sangha by reflecting on their good qualities.
A call for compassion for the young perpetrators of terrorist acts in France.
A look at the attacks in Paris in the context of violence around the world.
Reflecting on the possibility of a lower rebirth motivates us to make wise decisions and take refuge in a reliable spiritual guide.
Why the Buddha explained selflessness in different ways to different audiences and why he did not answer certain questions about the world and the self.
Contemplating death helps us make our life more meaningful, motivates us to practice the Dharma and helps us make wise decisions in our life.
Distinguishing between inherent existence and conventional existence, and refuting the true existence of emptiness and unconditioned space.
The purpose of meditative serenity and the antidotes to overcoming the hindrances to developing it.
Rejoicing in the 21st Western Buddhist Monastic Gathering, which was hosted by Sravasti Abbey for the first time.
A review of the greatness of the lamrim, how to listen to and explain the teachings, and how to rely on a spiritual mentor.