The story of Prince Siddhartha’s path from a sheltered existence inside the palace to a life of seeking liberation.
Author Archive | Venerable Thubten Chonyi
A look at the western psychological perspective on compassion and how it relates to the Buddhist world view.
Venerable Thubten Chonyi reviews the infinite merit required to attain the Buddha’s bodies and the different classifications of buddha bodies.
Imagining taking on all the suffering of others in order to destroy our own self-centred attitude, creating the space to be able to give expansively to others.
Exploring the meditation on the kindness of others, and various obstacles to compassion, including the mind of discouragement and unrealistic expectations.
Venerable Thubten Chonyi explores the concept of compassion by reviewing equalizing and exchanging self and others, and the five determinations.
Discussing the four opponent powers in the context of the Vajrasattva sadhana.
Venerable Thubten Chonyi reviews questions from quiz 5.
How to transform all our experiences into fuel for our spiritual practice.
Venerable Thubten Chonyi reviews the afflictions and the factors stimulating their arising.