In an interview with Dharma Drum, Venerable Chodron shares how she worked with anger before and after ordination.
Author Archive | Venerable Thubten Chodron
Commentary on verses that cover the two methods of developing bodhicitta and how to transform adversity into the spiritual path.
Teaching on Verses 23-34 in Chapter 3 and discussing the amazing ability of bodhicitta to accomplish others’ welfare
Answers to questions on the mind and afflictions, tenet school assertions, differences between the Madhyamaka and Cittamatra views and more.
Answers to questions on the history and origins of Buddhist tenet systems, mind and mental factors, and the history of the Mahayana tradition.
Encouraging to create causes and conditions for us to benefit others in worldly and spiritual ways and covering verses on taking the bodhisattva ethical code
Venerable Chodron discusses the Buddhist perspective on happiness, compassion and becoming the person you want to be.
Commentary on verses that help us think about what is meaningful in this life and look beyond this life to future lives and liberation.
To develop compassion, we want to nurture beneficial and realistic ways of thinking and avoid counterproductive thinking.