What it’s like to be reborn in Amitabha’s Pure Land, Sukhavati.
Archive | October, 2017
Background on the bodhisattva Amitabha, rebirth in his pure land, and Amitabha practices across Buddhist traditions.
How to generate the four immeasurables as part of the Amitabha practice.
Explanation of the Amitabha practice, beginning with taking refuge, in preparation for the Abbey’s upcoming winter retreat from afar.
We are prisoners of our own minds. Ignorance, anger, and attachment are every bit as strong as steel bars.
Compassion is an internal attitude that can be deliberately cultivated through practice. Reflection on bringing compassion into daily situations.
What purification practice is, why it’s important and how to use the four opponent powers to mitigate nonvirtuous actions.