Continuing Chapter 2 and covering the section “Body, Mind, Rebirth and Self.”
Author Archive | Venerable Thubten Chodron
Reviewing the Mental Consciousness section and covering the sections on Sense Consciousnesses and Nonassociated Composition Factors.
How compassion and benefiting others benefits ourselves and others now and in the future. Reflections to develop compassion and bodhicitta.
Ways in which we can put our meditations on equanimity into practice to benefit others.
How to relate to a spiritual mentor.
A talk with Tibetan nuns about Sravasti Abbey and how monastic life is being involved in something that is important for the world.
Because source of happiness and suffering is our own mind, the way to find happiness and avoid pain is through inner transformation.
There are four kinds of false friends, who are actually foes in the guise of friends.
What to do when we find ourselves applying conditioning from our religion of origin to Buddhism.
Beginning Chapter 2 “The Buddhist View of Life” and covering the section “What Is Mind?”