When people show respect to you as a monastic, consider that they are bowing to the Buddha at your heart.
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To implode our field of attachment and aversion while expanding our field of love and compassion. Cherishing ourselves in a proper way.
With Buddhism going global, different cultures and values might influence how we apply the precepts to modern life.
Buddha’s reasons for establishing a four-fold sangha and the benefits of monastic community living.
Considering how a monastic life style can be a powerful method helping to subdue afflictions.
A continuing narration of the Buddha’s life and how his story parallels our own lives.
Examining what is deep in our hearts that we cannot ignore and want to live out.
How to cultivate a motivation of compassion and kindness for others while living in community.