The workings of karma including what karma ripens first, definite and indefinite karma, when karma ripens, projecting and completing karma, and purification.
Author Archive | Venerable Thubten Chodron
Thinking about the long-term results of our actions helps us pause and think before we act. The three types of results due to intentional actions.
The factors that determine the weight of karmic imprints and the experiences they bring, both virtuous and nonvirtuous. Also karma and current ethical issues.
How understanding karma and it’s effects will help us to be more mindful of our thoughts, words and actions.
How cultivating compassion and living ethically create the foundation for a happy life.
A commentary on inspiring verses from Shantideva’s Engaging in the Bodhisattva’s Deeds. Also how the Vajrayana is a branch of the Mahayana.
Commentary on “The Eight Verses of Thought Transformation”. How to use them to practice in daily life, especially in difficult situations.
The practice of mindfulness from a Buddhist perspective. How mindfulness should be linked with ethical conduct and compassion.
How to integrate “The Eight Verses of Thought Transformation” into our meditation.
An interview with Sandie Sedgbeer of OMTimes.