In the foreword to the book His Holiness the Dalai Lama explains why compassion is so important for humankind.
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Even a small incident can give us a chance to practice compassion.
An inmate’s meditation on mindfulness brings strong feelings of compassion for others.
A recent increase in hate crimes causes a Dharma student to reflect on where hate and prejudice come from.
Teaching from “Transforming Adversity into Joy and Courage” on mentally giving away our bodies for the benefit of all sentient beings.
Reading from the book “Transforming Adversity into Joy and Courage” on the giving aspect of the taking-and-giving meditation.
A commentary on the description of the taking-and-giving meditation laid out in the book “Transforming Adversity into Joy and Courage.”
An overview of how to do the taking and giving meditation.
The disadvantages of self-centeredness and the benefits of cherishing others.
Investigating the empty nature of mental states, how self-centeredness operates in our lives, and the disadvantages of self-centeredness.