If you can open yourself up to another person’s suffering, you are quickly motivated to alleviate it.
Author Archive | Venerable Thubten Chodron
As Nagarjuna explained 2000 years ago, it is possible, and indeed auspicious, to base governmental policy on the Dharma.
The importance of valuing each others’ goodness especially in the current political climate.
In the foreword to the book His Holiness the Dalai Lama explains why compassion is so important for humankind.
Finishing the teaching on the root bodhisattva downfalls and the four actions that make a transgression complete.
Discussion of the bodhisattva precepts in relation to modern-day ethical dilemmas.
Focusing on verses of dedication for ourselves and others in the Twenty-Verse Prayer.
Even a small incident can give us a chance to practice compassion.
An inmate’s meditation on mindfulness brings strong feelings of compassion for others.
The precepts for aspiring bodhicitta and beginning the explanation of the bodhisattva ethical restraints.