Photos of the first batch of Geshemas from Jangchub Choeling Nunnery, wearing the yellow dongka (vest) and the yellows hats.
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Venerable Tenzin Tsepal reflects on the Exploring Monastic Life program and how it supports the cultivation of a monastic mind.
Venerable Thubten Jampa shares the many ways that Westerners can practice ethics in their daily lives.
Venerable Thubten Samten reflects on her life experiences through the lens of teachings on the graduated stages of the path to enlightenment.
Venerable Thubten Chonyi shares three ways we can show our appreciation for others in a helpful and authentic way.
Concluding the program with teachings on the 13 minor hindrances to ordination.
Venerable Thubten Chonyi shares how the meditation on the mind as the source of our happiness and pain can help us in community life.
The different types of precepts that Buddhists take and the 13 grave hindrances that prevent one from taking ordination.
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.
Completion of the commentary on the “Ratthapala Sutta,” with verses reminding us of the impermanence of this life and worldly pleasures.