Dan Harris interviews Venerable Chodron for the Ten Percent Happier podcast. They talk about motivation, becoming a nun, and expanding compassion.
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The Abbot of Namgyal Monastery in Dharamsala explains how precepts contribute to the attainment of pure morality.
Venerable Thubten Kunga describes how living at Sravasti Abbey supports her intention to dismantle old identities and develop good qualities.
How to benefit others according to our capacity, and commentary to the advice following the siksamana ordination.
Exploring the meaning of ethics and morality, its benefits, and how to cultivate and protect one’s ethical conduct.
Commentary to further advice from the preceptor, including the final instruction from the preceptor.
The five virtues a monastic should possess, and commentary to the ten numerical lists.
Commentary to advice from the preceptor and qualities that make someone a worthy recipient of offerings.
How to subdue the mind, and what makes someone qualified for ordination.
The importance of the mental factors of integrity and consideration for others, and the symbolic meaning of monastic robes.