We are prisoners of our own minds. Ignorance, anger, and attachment are every bit as strong as steel bars.
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A practitioner explains how he combines the teachings of the Buddha with the valuable 12-step program of AA.
Reflecting on the purpose and meaning of our precious human life and remembering the central task of developing a kind heart.
A student’s poem analyzes how our personal attachments hold us back from developing compassion for all beings.
Venerable Tenzin Tsepal teaches on the perfection of generosity, and how we can relate to this practice in our daily life.
The “shackles of miserliness” and the “flood of attachment” that we seek Tara’s protection from.
Venerable Thubten Jigme reviews questions on working with attachment especially to intoxicants and the body, and on how to give fearlessness to others.
How to meditate on coarse and subtle impermanence.
An inmate examines his relationship with drugs.
The first steps toward recovery from drug addiction.