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American Buddhist nun, author, and abbess Thubten Chodron explains great Buddhist philosophical treatises in plain English, bringing ancient wisdom to life in a modern context.

American Buddhist nun, author, and abbess Thubten Chodron explains great Buddhist philosophical treatises in plain English, bringing ancient wisdom to life in a modern context.
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United States

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American Buddhist nun, author, and abbess Thubten Chodron explains great Buddhist philosophical treatises in plain English, bringing ancient wisdom to life in a modern context.

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English


Episodes

The relationship between the two truths

6/30/2018
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Teaching on the relationship between the two truths.

Duration:01:18:07

Functioning things

6/21/2018
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Beginning to teach on the divisions of "Functioning Things," as part of Chapter 11: "Basic Buddhist Ontology 2."

Duration:01:31:11

Real and unreal

6/15/2018
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Continuing to teach on emptiness, introducing the division of "real" and "unreal."

Duration:01:21:43

Nonexistents

6/14/2018
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Exploring what "bad" means through a syllogism, and teaches on the category of "non-existents."

Duration:01:28:21

Review of cultivating insight into emptiness

6/8/2018
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Venerable Thubten Semkye reviews the first two teachings by Venerable Thubten Chodron on the wisdom section of the Gomchen Lamrim.

Duration:01:14:18

Review of definitions

6/7/2018
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Venerable Tenzin Tsepal leads a review of the definitions and relationships between the seven divisions of existents.

Duration:01:18:21

The two truths

6/1/2018
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Teaching on the two truths: conventional truths, and ultimate truths.

Duration:01:19:10

Hidden phenomena and manifest phenomena

5/31/2018
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Continuation of Chapter 10, covering the section “The Division of Existents into Hidden Phenomena and Manifest Phenomena.”

Duration:01:19:49

Chapter 1: Upper rebirth and highest good

4/30/2015
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An introduction to the text in the context of Nagarjuna's other treatises on the Middle Way, and beginning the commentary on Verse 1.

Duration:01:10:50