Using the Buddha’s teachings to work with the mind and deal with contemporary issues including the pandemic, social unrest, the environment and equality.
Archive | June, 2020
Increasing love and compassion through the meditative practice of tonglen.
How Buddhism can address racial injustice.
Teaching from the last section “Powa, Transference of Consciousness”, in Chapter 9.
An interview on what it means to have compassion for ourselves, opening our heart to others, and accepting ourselves in the present while practicing to improve.
Beginning Chapter 2 “Purifying Negativities” with verses on making offerings to buddhas and bodhisattvas with things found in nature (Verses 1.34-2.6)
Contiuing the section “Helping Ourselves and Others at the Time of Death” and explaining which practices to do during the death process.
Answering questions and teaching on Verses 1.24-1.33 on the vast merits that come from generating bodhicitta.
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A guided meditation to generate awareness of interdependence and of being the recipient of kindness.