How to subdue the mind, and what makes someone qualified for ordination.
Archive | July, 2019
A prison volunteer finds respite from the daily struggle.
The importance of the mental factors of integrity and consideration for others, and the symbolic meaning of monastic robes.
The purpose of religious institutions, what to do when disagreements arise with our spiritual mentors, and commentary to verses of going forth.
Continuing Chapter 8 “A Systematic Approach,” covering the sections “The Four Truths and Three Levels of Practitioners” and “More Than One Approach.”
The meaning of taking refuge and commentary to the verses of taking refuge.
Venerable Sangye Khadro reviews what is virtue and non-virtue and begins the first root affliction of attachment.
How to overcome a poor-quality view of ourselves, and how to generate a mind of sincerely going forth.
How community life is a fast-track to overcome the eight worldly concerns, and commentary to the ordination ceremony.
The meaning of ordination, how it is much more than just keeping precepts.