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Online: Library of Wisdom and Compassion with Ven. Thubten Chodron
October 27, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm PDT
Library of Wisdom and Compassion
Weekly teachings with Ven. Thubten Chodron
hosted by Jewel Heart
His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Venerable Thubten Chodron have been developing a comprehensive multi-volume resource guide for all levels of interest in Buddhism’s foundational teachings. Ven. Chodron will touch on topics of the first six, such as the Foundations of Buddhist Practice, Samsara, Nirvana, Buddha Nature and Great Compassion and also talk about working with the Dalai Lama on this project.
Wednesday evenings, October 6 – November 10, 2021, 7:00 – 8:30pm ET
October 6: Volume 1 – Approaching the Buddhist Path
October 13: Volume 2 – The Foundation of Buddhist Practice
October 20: Volume 3 – Samsara, Nirvana, and Buddha Nature
October 27: Volume 4 – Following in the Buddha’s Footsteps
November 3: Volume 5 – In Praise of Great Compassion
November 10: Volume 6 – Courageous Compassion
Registration includes on-demand access to this program’s recordings as well as support materials via a personal Jewel Heart login account. Newcomers to Jewel Heart online programs receive instructions about their account in their registration confirmation email.
COST: $100 Jewel Heart Member / $ 120 Non-Member
No one is turned away due to financial considerations.
Venerable Thubten Chodron
Venerable Thubten Chodron is an author, teacher, and the founder and abbess of Sravasti Abbey, the only Tibetan Buddhist training monastery for Western nuns and monks in the US. She graduated from UCLA, and did graduate work in education at USC. Ordained as a Tibetan Buddhist nun in 1977, she has studied extensively with His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Tsenzhap Serkong Rinpoche, and Kyabje Zopa Rinpoche. She received full ordination as a bhikshuni in 1986.