The tenet system as a ladder of philosophical maturation. How each of the tenet schools identifies the person in relation to the aggregates.
Archive | September, 2020
Reflecting on Mahayana practice in light of current world events.
Answers to questions on the history and origins of Buddhist tenet systems, mind and mental factors, and the history of the Mahayana tradition.
How the four Buddhist tenet systems originated in the Buddhist teachings and were presented in early Indian and Tibetan texts.
Encouraging to create causes and conditions for us to benefit others in worldly and spiritual ways and covering verses on taking the bodhisattva ethical code
Venerable Chodron discusses the Buddhist perspective on happiness, compassion and becoming the person you want to be.
Commentary on verses that help us think about what is meaningful in this life and look beyond this life to future lives and liberation.
To develop compassion, we want to nurture beneficial and realistic ways of thinking and avoid counterproductive thinking.
Guided meditation on cultivating compassion.
Continuing the discussion of current ethical issues and karma, covering topics such as assisted suicide, suicide, death penalty, vegetarianism and sexual ethics