Creating a peaceful society starts with changing our own heart and mind. It starts inside and spreads outward to others, supporting others in creating peace.
A response to a student's email about how to find hope and wisdom in times of difficulty.
A discussion about the impact of anger, how one relates to compassion, and the need to address racism in American culture.
The story behind writing the book. Reading of selected verses and the commentary.
A quick guide to getting started with using ThubtenChodron.org.
The hardships Buddha underwent to benefit sentient beings, and the powerful effect of contemplating the qualities of enlightened body, speech, and mind.
Emphasizing the importance of study and the way dependent arising can help us cultivate very firm compassion.
How the Buddha’s teachings are peerless due to conveying the wisdom of dependent arising that is not found in any other tradition.
Going beyond the views of lower Buddhist philosophical tenet systems that assert both dependent arising and inherent existence.
Dagri Rinpoche teaches on verses 15-21, on how dependent origination relates to our Buddha nature and the nature of the mind.
Dagri Rinpoche teaches on how dependent arising and emptiness are not contradictory, and why dependent origination is the king of reasonings.
Dagri Rinpoche teaches on verses 4-8, emphasizing the importance of understanding dependent origination to attain liberation.
Dagri Rinpoche teaches on causal dependence and gives commentary on Verses 1-3 of “In Praise of Dependent Origination.”
Dagri Rinpoche teaches on the stages of the path to awakening and the life of Lama Tsongkhapa.
Teaching the auxiliary bodhisattva ethical restraints, covering those related to the far-reaching practice of fortitude.