His Holiness the Dalai Lama offers practical advice on putting our religious and spiritual values into practice in the modern world.
Cultivating equanimity as the basis for genuine love, compassion, and bodhicitta.
A physics professor shares about her experience teaching Tibetan Buddhist nuns as part of the Emory-Tibet Science Initiative.
The story behind writing the book. Reading of selected verses and the commentary.
A quick guide to getting started with using ThubtenChodron.org.
An 88-year-old father of one of Venerable Chodron’s students writes a poem to explain what he has learned from reading Working with Anger.
We can get lost in the bad news of the day. A student reflects on how to avoid the extremes of malaise and apathy.
The story of Prince Siddhartha’s path from a sheltered existence inside the palace to a life of seeking liberation.
A Dharma student contemplates his experiences while in the hospital.
Teaching on the auxiliary bodhisattva ethical restraints associated with the ethic of benefiting others.
Pausing to cultivate a compassionate motivation before we act transforms our mental state, assists us to make wise decisions and enhances our lives.
Finishing the auxiliary bodhisattva ethical restraints related to far-reaching fortitude and teaching on those related to far-reaching wisdom.
The types of doubt and how to overcome them, and how to relate to a spiritual mentor.
The “shackles of miserliness” and the “flood of attachment” that we seek Tara’s protection from.
How wrong views about the law of karma and the nature of reality create create difficulties for us in life.