Advice and discussion about governing and leadership, Buddhist activism, and compassion towards prisoners.
The Amitabha Buddha practice and what a pure land is. The benefits and the causes of being reborn in a pure land. The two levels of understanding ...
The differences between Buddhist mindfulness and secular mindfulness practices. The four establishments of mindfulness and the misconceptions they dispel.
When we can release our clinging and attachment there is more satisfaction and contentment in our lives, and it allows us to be of more benefit to ...
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Venerable Thubten Jampa shares her experience at the 15th Sakyadhita International Buddhist Women’s Conference in Hong Kong.
Venerable Chodron begins her commentary to the prayer for the time of death, covering the first stanza.
A commentary to the aspirational prayer in the Amitabha Buddha sadhana.
Various contemplations to do during mantra recitation.
Teaching on Maitreya’s nine stages of sustained attention, including the six powers and four types of attention.
Explanation of the verse requesting inspiration and the visualization to accompany mantra recitation in the Amitabha sadhana.
Covering the section on property of the subject in Chapter 6 and beginning to teach on the forward pervasion.
An explanation of the outer and inner mandala offering in the context of the Amitabha sadhana.
Venerable Thubten Tarpa leads a review of meditative stabilization, focusing on the the six conditions necessary for developing serenity/calm abiding.
Venerable Tenzin Tsepal reviews Chapter 6 “The Buddhist Syllogism,” focusing on the three criteria of a correct sign.