An overview of the educational program in Tibetan Buddhist monasteries with descriptions of the five preliminary topics and five main topics studied.
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Three sections in Chapter 5, including proving that the Mahayana sutras are the words of the Buddha, and Pali and Sanskrit views on liberation.
Covering the section in Chapter 5 on discussions surrounding the authenticity of the Mahayana scriptures.
The study programs in the Tibetan monasteries, which is very different from learning programs in the West.
Finishing Chapter 4 by describing the differences in content of the three baskets, or tripitaka, between the three extant Buddhist canons.
Covering the sections “The Buddha’s Life” and “Early Buddhist Schools” in Chapter 4.
Beginning Chapter 4 “The Spread of the Buddhadharma and Buddhist Canons.”
Venerable Thubten Lamsel reports on the 24th annual monastic gathering, which took place at Spirit Rock Meditation Center in October 2018.
A talk with Tibetan nuns about Sravasti Abbey and how monastic life is being involved in something that is important for the world.
Teaching on Chapter One: Exploring Buddhism, looking at the relationship between Buddhism, science and other religions.