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Study Buddhist Treatises with Thubten Chodron - Bhikshuni Thubten Chodron

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Weekly teachings on Tibetan Buddhist philosophy and practice. Venerable Thubten Chodron explains great Buddhist philosophical treatises in plain English, bringing ancient wisdom to life in a modern context. Get the podcast on TuneIn Radio. Streamed live from Sravasti Abbey on Thursdays at 10 am PDT

Weekly teachings on Tibetan Buddhist philosophy and practice. Venerable Thubten Chodron explains great Buddhist philosophical treatises in plain English, bringing ancient wisdom to life in a modern context. Get the podcast on TuneIn Radio. Streamed live from Sravasti Abbey on Thursdays at 10 am PDT

Location:

newport, WA

Description:

Weekly teachings on Tibetan Buddhist philosophy and practice. Venerable Thubten Chodron explains great Buddhist philosophical treatises in plain English, bringing ancient wisdom to life in a modern context. Get the podcast on TuneIn Radio. Streamed live from Sravasti Abbey on Thursdays at 10 am PDT

Language:

English

Contact:

509-447-5549


Episodes

Awareness of our body and speech

5/6/2021
Covering Verses 5.34-45, discussing how we can use mindfulness and introspection to assess how we move through space and impact others with our body and speech

Duration:01:17:46

Recollecting the Buddha

4/29/2021
Covering Verses 31-35 of Chapter 5, discussing how mindfulness and introspection arise, and how to use them to monitor our actions of body, speech and mind

Duration:01:22:48

Guarding the mind

4/22/2021
Covering Verses 19-30 of Chapter 5, discussing the reasons we must guard our mind and how the mental factors of mindfulness and introspective awareness help us

Duration:01:20:19

Joyous effort, concentration & wisdom

4/8/2021
Covering Verses 14-18 of Chapter 5 'Guarding Introspection,' discussing the perfections of joyous effort, concentration, and wisdom

Duration:01:14:43

The perfection of ethical conduct & fortitude

4/1/2021
Covering Verses 11 - 13 of Chapter 5, discussing the perfections of generosity, ethical conduct, and fortitude

Duration:01:23:28

Mindfulness and introspective awareness

3/25/2021
Covering Verses 5.6-5.10, discussing the relationship between mindfulness and introspective awareness, and how the six far-reaching practices depend on the mind

Duration:01:29:22

Mindfulness and fear

3/22/2021
Covering Verses 1-5 of Chapter 5 'Guarding Introspection' and discussing how to work with fear that arises in relation to difficult topics in the lamrim

Duration:01:22:01

Where do the afflictions exist?

3/11/2021
Reflecting on what benefiting others truly means and teaching on Chapter 4 Verses 46 - 48 on how we can investigate our afflictions

Duration:01:19:15

The courage to destroy the afflictions

3/4/2021
Covering Verses 39 to 46 of Chapter 4 and teaching about the courage that it takes to overcome our afflictions

Duration:01:20:29

Resolving to overcome our afflictions

2/25/2021
Reviewing Verse 33 and continuing through Verse 39 of Chapter 4, teaching on a strong determination to overcome the afflictions, true causes of our suffering

Duration:01:14:43

The enemy of the afflictions

2/18/2021
Continuing with Verses 28 - 33 of Chapter 4, which point out how the afflictions harm us by distracting us from the Dharma and creating causes for lower rebirth

Duration:01:21:08

How the afflictions deceive us

2/11/2021
Teaching on the importance of identifying how the afflictions work in our mind and experience and covering Verse 25 to the first line of Verse 28 in Chapter 4

Duration:01:19:49

The kind of person I want to be

2/4/2021
Discussing how three mental factors are important for our progress along the path, answering questions, and covering Verses 21 - 24 in Chapter 4

Duration:01:23:48

The rarity of a precious human life

1/28/2021
Giving commentary on Chapter 4 Verses 12 - 21 discussing the reasons why it is hard to obtain a precious human life - by analogy, numbers, and causes

Duration:01:21:38

Review of Chapter 4

1/21/2021
Venerable Khadro reviews Chapter 4, Verses 1 through 18, discussing the importance of keeping our promise to attain awakening for the benefit of all beings

Duration:01:21:32

Secondary misdeeds 33-46

1/14/2021
Venerable Sangye Khadro continues the discussion of the secondary misdeeds covering twelve faulty actions that contradict working to benefit others

Duration:01:18:19

Secondary misdeeds 23-32

1/7/2021
Venerable Sangye Khadro covers secondary misdeeds 23 through 32, including those posing obstacles to the development of joyous effort, concentration, and wisdom

Duration:01:18:13

Bodhisattva secondary misdeeds 10-22

12/31/2020
Venerable Sangye Khadro continues her explanation of the bodhisattva vows, covering those relating to the perfection of ethics, fortitude, and joyous effort

Duration:01:16:02

Bodhisattva secondary misdeeds 1-9

12/24/2020
Venerable Sangye Khadro discusses the four binding factors and the nine secondary misdeeds related to the far-reaching practices of generosity and ethics

Duration:01:18:56

Bodhisattva root downfalls 11-18

12/10/2020
Venerable Sangye Khadro continues her commentary on the bodhisattva vow, discussing numbers 11-18 of the root bodhisattva downfalls

Duration:01:22:27