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Online: Library of Wisdom and Compassion with Ven. Thubten Chodron

October 27, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm PDT

Venerable Thubten Chodron

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.

Click here for more about Venerable Thubten Chodron
Click here for more about the current volumes and those to come.


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.


Jewel Heart
1129 Oak Valley Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48108 United States
734 994 3387
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