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Equalizing self and others

Equalizing self and others

A series of commentaries on Mind Training Like Rays of the Sun by Nam-kha Pel, a disciple of Lama Tsongkhapa, given between September 2008 and July 2010.

  • Completing the explanation of equalizing self and others
    • Looking at things from the ultimate viewpoint
  • Disadvantages of self-centeredness
    • The instruction from the root text is: “Banish the one to blame for everything.”

MTRS 24: Equalizing and exchanging self and others (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.