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.
Finishing Chapter 1, Exploring Buddhism, focusing on the value of a broad perspective when beginning to learn about Buddhism.
Teaching on Chapter One: Exploring Buddhism, looking at the relationship between Buddhism, science and other religions.
How to practice tonglen, the taking-and-giving meditation.
There is value in practicing and meditating with others. When we participate in our Dharma community, the practice of everyone in the group flourishes.
The Buddhist perspective of wisdom and how it contributes to cultivating love and compassion.
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.
Working on our anger and our judgmental minds in order to be able to see other beings as wish-fulfilling jewels.
Finishing the section on tangible objects and continuing to internal matter.