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Meditating on three types of compassion

Meditating on three types of compassion

A series of teachings on One Hundred and Eight Verses Praising Great Compassion called A Precious Crystal Rosary by Bhikshu Lobsang Tayang given during the Chenrezig retreats at Cloud Mountain Retreat Center and Sravasti Abbey from 2006-2011.

  • How to meditate on the second and third types of compassion: compassion qualified by impermanence and compassion qualified by emptiness
  • How ignorance, doubts, wrong views, etc., prevent us from understanding how things really are
  • Creating causes for developing Dharma mind

108 Verses 14: Meditating Q&A (download)

Venerable Thubten Chodron

Venerable Chodron emphasizes the practical application of Buddha’s teachings in our daily lives and is especially skilled at explaining them in ways easily understood and practiced by Westerners. She is well known for her warm, humorous, and lucid teachings. She was ordained as a Buddhist nun in 1977 by Kyabje Ling Rinpoche in Dharamsala, India, and in 1986 she received bhikshuni (full) ordination in Taiwan. Read her full bio.