How Nagarjuna’s advice to a leader is still relevant for leaders in modern times including, important qualities of leaders, social programs and prisons.
Author Archive | Venerable Thubten Chodron
Compassion includes the courage to stay when things get tough and deal with discomfort that arises when in contact with those experiencing suffering.
Our lives, beset by chaos, can still give form to love. A student considers the way this can happen.
Venerable Thubten Pende shares her experiences of receiving ordination in Taiwan.
Continuation of the commentary on verses from Je Rinpoche’s “Three Principle Aspects of the Path,” about how to realize emptiness.
An introduction to Dudra, a branch of Buddhist philosophy.
Teaching on the divisions of the selfless, after a lively discussion about syllogisms created by the community.
The division of all phenomena according to the Sautrantika tenet school.
A prayer to Kuan Yin, a female manifestation of the Buddha of Compassion, in light of recent events in Russia and the suffering in the world.
Sharing a newly written prayer to Kwan Yin and teaching on the relationship between emptiness and dependent arising.