Bodhicitta—the aspiration for awakening for the benefit of all sentient beings—is the most noble intention we can have. Compassion is one of its chief causes.
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The conventional and ultimate nature of the mind. How phenomena exist in relationship to the mind. By opting out of anger and grudges one finds more peace.
Examining emotions and steering the mind in a good direction. The Buddhist view of the mind and it’s relationship to the body.
Our lives, beset by chaos, can still give form to love. A student considers the way this can happen.
A student offers techniques on how to replace anger with compassion.
The origins of complaining. How to reflect on the kindness of others to counteract the complaining mind and develop more beneficial ways of interacting.
How to apply the mind training teachings in a practical way to transform adverse circumstances into the path and respond in a calm and compassionate way.
A young person reflects on the reasons he took refuge with Venerable Chodron.
We are prisoners of our own minds. Ignorance, anger, and attachment are every bit as strong as steel bars.
The Buddha had an answer for those who believed in the innate superiority of certain groups of people. His teachings show the ways we are all equal.