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November 15, 2013
by Bhikkhu Bodhi

The discourse generally considered to offer the most comprehensive instructions on meditation practice is the Satipaṭṭhāna Sutta. Two versions of this sutta exist, a longer version in the Dıgha Nikaya, a middle length version in the Majjhima Nikaya. The Satipaṭṭhāna Sutta does not recommend a single meditation subject nor...

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November 14, 2013
by Lydia Anderson

“On the basis of the belief that all human beings share the same divine nature, we have a very strong ground, a very powerful reason, to believe that it is possible for each of us to develop a genuine sense of equanimity toward all beings.”—His Holiness the Dalai Lama, The Good Heart

“On the basis of the belief that all human beings share the same divine nature, we have a very...

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November 14, 2013
by Lydia Anderson

We are excited to share a new video from Ven. Thubten Chodron. She shares the the inspiration for and editing process of Insight into Emptiness by Khensur Jampa Tegchok.

See part 2 here.

We are excited to share a new video from Ven. Thubten Chodron. She shares the the inspiration...

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November 14, 2013
by Kestrel Slocombe
Dalai Lama encourges Buddhist nuns on the Path: His Holiness the Dalai Lama recently spoke encouragingly to hundreds of exiled Tibetan Buddhist nuns in India about the importance of... read more »
November 13, 2013
by Kestrel Slocombe

Via Buddhism Now, we have this intriguing footage, offering a privileged glimpse into the lost world of Tibet before the Chinese invasion. The color film captures the landscape, people, and sacred architecture of Tibet...

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Via Buddhism Now, we have...

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November 13, 2013
by Lydia Anderson
Lynette Montiero at the Ottowa Mindfulness Clinic discusses the relationship between mindfulness and Buddhism.... read more »
Lynette Montiero at the... read more »

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