May 7, 2017

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Ven. Tenpa translating for Ven. Chodron at a teaching in Russia.
Western Monastics

Buddhist practice in the West

Interview on topics such as the role of monastics, compassion and the world, a simple…

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Three Russian dolls with Amitabha, Green Tara, and Vajrasattva painted on them.

Refuge and the five lay precepts

Using the analogy of the Three Jewels as doctor, medicine and nurses for taking refuge.…

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Good Karma Short Retreats

The wheel of karmic cause and effect

The third of three talks given in Russia on verses from the poem, "The Wheel…

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An Open-Hearted Life

“An Open-Hearted Life”: Preface by Profe...

A look at the western psychological perspective on compassion and how it relates to the…

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