A discussion on ways in which the structure of monastery life serves to transform our minds.
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There is little we can do to correct injustice in the world if our minds are out of control with deluded thoughts and emotions.
Ways in which we can put our meditations on equanimity into practice to benefit others.
Covering the Prologue by His Holiness on what it means to be a 21st Century Buddhist and starting the Preface, which lays out the history and purpose.
Specific ways to create merit by benefiting others with a compassionate attitude. How Nagarjuna’s advice for compassionate governing is still relevant today.
How Nagarjuna’s advice to a leader is still relevant for leaders in modern times including, important qualities of leaders, social programs and prisons.
A commentary on verses from “Precious Garland” describes how a government based on Dharma principles and compassion would operate and benefit society.
Teaching on responding to religious intolerance and hate with fortitude and compassion
His Holiness the Dalai Lama offers practical advice on putting our religious and spiritual values into practice in the modern world.
Creating a peaceful society starts with changing our own heart and mind. It starts inside and spreads outward to others, supporting others in creating peace.