An interview with Venerable Chodron with nuns from Shide Nunnery in Germany about the mindful running of a nunnery.
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Briefly covering tantra and beginning a section on the content of the three extant Buddhist canons.
The importance of ethical conduct, the second Jewel of the aryas, and how hurting others hurts us too.
Beginning to teach Chapter 16, ‘Challengers and Defenders’, which focuses on the two key roles in a structured debate in the Indian and Tibetan system.
A brief motivation given before a ceremony on Chinese New Year’s day in honor of the Abbey’s friends in Singapore.
Venerable Thubten Chodron talks about faith, the first jewel of the aryas, and its three kinds: appreciative, aspiring, and faith that comes from conviction.
Teaching on how the Mahayana sutras first appeared, gained popularity and became the focus of a body of practitioners who called themselves ‘Mahayanists.’
Covering Chapter 15 on the topic of “Choosing Your Debate Partner” and becoming a suitable debate partner ourselves.
Covering the section “Early Buddhism in Sri Lanka” in Chapter 4.
Finishing Chapter 13 “Valid Cognition” and covering Chapter 14 “The Three Spheres of Agent, Object, and Action.”