An inmate expresses his gratitude for having met the Dharma.
Tag Archives | Buddha nature
The story of Prince Siddhartha’s path from a sheltered existence inside the palace to a life of seeking liberation.
Venerable Thubten Chonyi reviews the infinite merit required to attain the Buddha’s bodies and the different classifications of buddha bodies.
An inmate uses his understanding of Buddhism to connect with all religions he comes into contact with.
Fraudulent tax returns and changing credit scores elicit a meditation on emptiness.
Members of a prison Dharma group make their vision of a stupa a reality.
How community life is integral to monastic training. The value of monastic community and how the prescriptive precepts help to shape the sangha.
An example of how to meditate to loosen our craving for others’ approval. The right mindset with which to view the practice of ethical conduct.
Cultivating compassion for specific groups of people and how this inner work transforms our everyday lives.
How to cultivate a healthy long-term friendship with ourselves. Learning to recognize the self-centered thought so it does not hinder this friendship.