Each year, Venerable Thubten Chodron leads an Exploring Monastic Life program at Sravasti Abbey. It’s an intensive three-week training program for people thinking about becoming a Buddhist monk or nun, and for newly ordained monastics. Watch or listen to past years’ teachings in the categories in the left-hand sidebar. Download The Exploring Monastic Life Handbook here.

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Each year, Venerable Thubten Chodron leads an Exploring Monastic Life program at Sravasti Abbey. It’s an intensive three-week training program for people thinking about becoming a Buddhist monk or nun, and for newly ordained monastics. Watch or listen to past years’ teachings in the categories in the left-hand sidebar. Download The Exploring Monastic Life Handbook here.