A series of talks based on An Open-Hearted Life given at Sravasti Abbey’s monthly Sharing the Dharma Day starting in April 2017. Co-written with clinical psychologist Dr. Russell Kolts, the book offers practical Buddhist and Western psychological approaches to developing compassion.
- Having compassion for others makes sense
- The disadvantages of lacking compassion
- Humans are more dependent on each other now than any other time
- The compassion of simply showing respect for others
An 0pen-Hearted Life 06: Compassion, interdependence and universal responsibility (download)