How the virtue we create secures us for good rebirths, liberation, and in this very life.
Archive | June, 2008
A look at ethical conditioning and the factors in our lives that lead to our ethical values.
The role of Buddhist monastics, monastic centers, how Western monasticism differs from Eastern monasticism, and the contribution of Buddhist monasticism.
The role of ethics for achieving worldly happiness, and also the happiness of liberation and enlightenment.
A summary of the recent 14th annual Western Buddhist monastic conference, describing the training of monastics and the challenges faced by Western sangha.
Monastics from different traditions discuss aspects of training, creating monasteries, and the challenges of monastic life in the West.
How to remove oneself from difficult, even dangerous, situations by maintaining integrity, consistency, and ethical conduct.
How conceptuality plays a role in actualizing the path.
Using the workplace as a springboard to noticing our mental state, being aware of any attachments, transforming our mind, and dedicating the merit to all beings
An inmate discusses how his practice has eased his experiences of unfair treatment.