The extremes of reward and terror are but illusions. In a poem, a student examines the nature of true balance.
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Nicole Ackerman has been teaching science to Tibetan Buddhist monastics through the Emory-Tibet Science Initiative (ETSI), and is passionate about teaching
Teaching on the relationship between the two truths.
Beginning to teach on the divisions of “Functioning Things,” as part of Chapter 11: “Basic Buddhist Ontology 2.”
Kurushimi means suffering or hardship. By recognizing the suffering of others, we understand their truths and generate compassion toward all sentient beings.
How Sravasti Abbey found a home in rural Washington and the purpose of a Buddhist monastery. Reading and commentary from “Approaching the Buddhist Path”.
Continuing to teach on emptiness, introducing the division of “real” and “unreal.”
How our behavior has effects for ourselves and others. Collective karma and the groups we belong to.
Exploring what “bad” means through a syllogism, and teaches on the category of “non-existents.”
How to create the causes to have the opportunity to hear Dharma teachings and the ability to understand them.