Beginning chapter four by teaching on how to use logic and reasoning to understand how categories of phenomena relate to each other.
Archive | August, 2017
A student’s poem analyzes how our personal attachments hold us back from developing compassion for all beings.
How modern practitioners can understand the complexity of our modern context within the framework of the first three paths of nonvirtue.
Finishing Chapter Three, with advice for how to incorporate the Buddha’s teachings into our lives skillfully, without contradiction.
Advice on how to face anger and hatred with calm and creativity.
Venerable Thubten Chonyi teaches on how to understand the ten paths of non-virtuous behavior and how to practice virtuous behavior in the modern context.
Teaching Chapter Three, focusing on the three higher trainings of ethical conduct, meditative stabilization and wisdom.
A motivation to work with the fear and misleading preconceptions that arise in the face of events like the Charlottesville, Virginia rally protest.
A story of a man who used to be a white supremacist and transformed his hate into compassion.
Venerable Chodron provides a short history of the issues surrounding ordination for women.