An overview of the causes and conditions we need to cultivate as the foundation for developing serenity.
Author Archive | Venerable Thubten Chodron
Continuation on the ten paths of non-virtue as they relate to our modern age, focusing especially on the verbal non-virtues that are fostered online.
Beginning chapter four by teaching on how to use logic and reasoning to understand how categories of phenomena relate to each other.
A student’s poem analyzes how our personal attachments hold us back from developing compassion for all beings.
How modern practitioners can understand the complexity of our modern context within the framework of the first three paths of nonvirtue.
Finishing Chapter Three, with advice for how to incorporate the Buddha’s teachings into our lives skillfully, without contradiction.
Advice on how to face anger and hatred with calm and creativity.
Teaching Chapter Three, focusing on the three higher trainings of ethical conduct, meditative stabilization and wisdom.
A motivation to work with the fear and misleading preconceptions that arise in the face of events like the Charlottesville, Virginia rally protest.
Venerable Chodron provides a short history of the issues surrounding ordination for women.