Venerable Thubten Chodron's teaching schedule in Seattle, Singapore, and Bangalore in December 2015.
An introduction to the Green Tara practice.
How to have a balanced relationship with technology and not let it get in the way of connecting from the heart with others.
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.
Concluding the retreat with a discussion on equanimity.
Verses 8-9 of Khunu Lama Rinpoche’s “The Precious Lamp in Praise of Bodhicitta.” The importance of equanimity as the foundation for generating bodhicitta.
Continuing the commentary on the psychology of the Tara sadhana, from making the mandala offering up till the end of the practice.
How to hold a mind of compassion for ourselves and others when we are overwhelmed by afflictions.
Review of the eight attributes of the Buddha, Dharma, and Sangha according to Maitreya’s “Treatise on the Sublime Continuum.”
The psychology of the Green Tara sadhana practice, from refuge and bodhicitta up to the mandala offering.
Teaching on Verses 5-8 from Khunu Lama Rinpoche’s “The Precious Lamp in Praise of Bodhicitta.”
Clarification of points from the previous day’s teachings, and the first teaching on Khunu Lama Rinpoche’s verses in praise of bodhicitta.
The unusual background of Khunu Rinpoche Tenzin Gyaltsen who is the author of the text “The Precious Lamp in Praise of Bodhicitta.”