The meaning of taking refuge and commentary to the verses of taking refuge.
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How to overcome a poor-quality view of ourselves, and how to generate a mind of sincerely going forth.
How community life is a fast-track to overcome the eight worldly concerns, and commentary to the ordination ceremony.
The meaning of ordination, how it is much more than just keeping precepts.
The six harmonies help people come together to create a spiritual community with the conditions conducive to spiritual practice.
Venerable Thubten Chodron discusses the importance of gender equality for Western Buddhism.
Venerable Thubten Chodron explains some of the similarities and differences between living as a Catholic nun and a Buddhist nun.
Venerable Thubten Chodron explains some of the issues and controversies surrounding ordination for nuns.
In this interview, Venerable Thubten Chodron explains how important motivation is when contemplating the monastic path.
In this interview, Venerable Thubten Chodron describes how becoming a monastic cleared away distraction.