There are many ways to consider one’s desire to ordain. Motivation is the most important factor.
Author Archive | Venerable Thubten Semkye
Getting clear about what compassion is and is not. Increasing compassion by changing our perspective on the world and others.
Venerable Thubten Semkye teaches on the six far-reaching practices, focusing on why they are the core bodhisattva practices that will lead us to awakening.
A meditation on equanimity, in which we imagine those whom we currently find challenging in an entirely different and expansive light.
Venerable Thubten Semkye reviews the causes for bodhicitta and the the 32 signs of a Buddha.
Venerable Thubten Semkye reviews the law of karma and its effects.
Venerable Thubten Semkye shares more gems from her ordained life, including a list of things that she knows she has to give up to progress along the path.
The gems of wisdom gained from participating in the Exploring Monastic Life program for many years.
How to imbue our daily life activities with a good motivation so that we are relaxed throughout the day.
What the kathina ceremony means to the Sravasti Abbey community.