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Venerable Thubten Chodron explains how the role of monastics today is not much different than it was in times past.
May 15: Publication of Volume 2 of The Library of Wisdom and Compassion
Compassion is essential for all, not just spiritual practitioners. The two kinds of wisdom—wisdom of the conventional truth and ultimate truth.
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Kurushimi means suffering or hardship. By recognizing the suffering of others, we understand their truths and generate compassion toward all sentient beings.
Halfway around the world from the Abbey, the idea that people are living an alternative way of life dedicated to kindness has a powerful effect.
By Venerable Thubten Semkye on Jun 8, 2018 in Gomchen Lamrim (Friday teachings), Stages of the Path to Awakening with Thubten Chodron
Venerable Thubten Semkye reviews the first two teachings by Venerable Thubten Chodron on the wisdom section of the Gomchen Lamrim.
By Venerable Tenzin Tsepal on Jun 7, 2018 in Study Buddhist Treatises with Thubten Chodron, The Course in Buddhist Reasoning and Debate
Venerable Tenzin Tsepal leads a review of the definitions and relationships between the seven divisions of existents.
Compassion is based on inner strength that helps us remain present with own and others difficult emotions. It’s the strength to face difficulties without fear.
By Venerable Thubten Chodron on Jun 1, 2018 in Gomchen Lamrim (Friday teachings), Stages of the Path to Awakening with Thubten Chodron
Teaching on the two truths: conventional truths, and ultimate truths.
By Venerable Thubten Chodron on May 31, 2018 in Study Buddhist Treatises with Thubten Chodron, The Course in Buddhist Reasoning and Debate
Continuation of Chapter 10, covering the section “The Division of Existents into Hidden Phenomena and Manifest Phenomena.”
The three levels of love, compassion, and total commitment, and the eight precepts of aspiring bodhicitta.
How recognizing the kindness of others develops a sense of closeness to them.
The antidotes to anger as the first step towards cultivating compassion for all sentient beings.