Venerable Thubten Tarpa reviews key concepts from Western philosophy and science, and the early Buddhist approach to the acquisition of knowledge.
Archive | November, 2017
A personal account of how westerners met Tibetan Buddhist teachers, studied and practiced the Dharma in Asia and then brought Buddhist teachings to the West.
A student reflects on the meaning of our heart connection to one another.
There are many distractions to meditation in prison. This is how one incarcerated person deals with them.
Equanimity for all beings is the foundation upon which bodhicitta is developed. How the bodhicitta motivation makes all activities worthwhile and meaningful.
Venerable Thubten Tarpa reviews the three phases of a meditation session and how to conduct our lives off of the cushion.
Topics for discussion regarding taking refuge in the Three Jewels and the five lay precepts.
The benefits of the five precepts according to the Buddhist scriptures.
Taking precepts can act as an antidote to low self-esteem, regret, and denial, which block progress on the spiritual path.
The schedule of Venerable Thubten Chodron’s teaching tour during the spring of 2018.