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108 Verses: Verse 47 and dependence on others

108 Verses: Verse 47 and dependence on others

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.

  • Trust people based on their skills, but each person is lovable
  • Summary of equalizing and exchanging self with others
  • How so many people are involved in us getting what we need or use in daily life: food, medicine, home, services
  • Based on one’s compassion, another person’s attitudes and actions can be changed
  • Questions and answers

03 108 Verses on Compassion 2010 (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.