Teaching from Chapter 4, describing various counterforces to the afflictions, such as anger, attachment, arrogance and jealousy.
Author Archive | Venerable Thubten Chodron
Teaching on the disadvantages of anger, giving commentary to Verses 1-6 of Chapter 6 “Patience”
Stručný popis čtyř ušlechtilých pravd a proč je Buddha učil tak, jak je učil.
Continuing the teachings from Chapter 4, explaining the relationship between three types of feelings and afflictions and ethical dimension of afflictions.
A question and answer session about Buddhist monasticism in the West.
The importance of taming our minds in relation to others we live with.
The importance of learning the Dharma with the right motivation.
Ethical conduct and compassion are the keys to happiness for ourselves and for all sentient beings.
How a long-term bodhicitta motivation is essential to sustaining ordained life and the importance of a strong Dharma foundation before starting tantra practice.
The meaning of sangha and the benefits of living in a monastic community.