Part of an ongoing series of teachings based on Shantideva’s classic text, “Bodhisattvacharyavatara”, often translated as “Engaging in the Bodhisattva’s Deeds.” Venerable Thubten Chodron also refers to the outline of the commentary by Gyaltsab Dharma Rinchen and the commentary by the Abbot Dragpa Gyaltsen.
- Questions and answers
- Five fortunes that come from society
- Difficulty of gaining the freedoms and fortunes of a precious human life
- Taking the essence of a precious human life
- The benefits of bodhicitta: overcoming negativity, making happiness a reality
03 Engaging in the Bodhisattva’s Deeds: Why Bodhicitta Is So Powerful (download)