A compilation of the teachings of Venerable Thubten Chodron on taking refuge in the Three Jewels.
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Some of the questions a person might want to consider as he or she prepares to take refuge.
How to practice tonglen, the taking-and-giving meditation.
How our behavior has effects for ourselves and others. Collective karma and the groups we belong to.
How to create the causes to have the opportunity to hear Dharma teachings and the ability to understand them.
It’s impossible not to change. With a clear motivation we can steer that change to become the kind of person we want to be and find long-term happiness.
How to use the teachings on karma and thought transformation to look at the causes of present experiences and creating the causes for future experiences.
An explanation of the actions to abandon and those to engage in order to increase the two collections.
How to lead in a skillful way that benefits others. What is labeled pleasure is a actually the lessening of pain. How mental pleasure is conceptually created.
Nagarjuna’s advice on practical matters from a Dharma perspective. How to maintain a virtuous motivation to guide everyday activities and interactions.