A retreat focused on watching the mind that is engaged in environmental activism.
Archive | August, 2007
The origin of dukkha and how the three higher trainings lead to liberation from cyclic existence.
Medicine Buddha sadhana text with audio of guided meditation.
Practices through meditation on Medicine Buddha
Understanding rebirth and its relationship to karma, and taking responsibility for our lives.
Teachings on taking the five lay precepts with or without celibacy and the eight precepts with celibacy.
Exploration of the second noble truth including an in-depth look at the root afflictions and the true source of our unsatisfactory condition.
Enter monastic life with a sincere motivation. Cultivate it again and again so it increases and becomes firm. In this way you will be happy as a monastic.
Ordination provides a direction for spiritual yearning, something very pure inside of us.
The more we keep the precepts, the better we get along with other people, because the precepts are designed to subdue our negative actions of body and speech.