Taipei: Public Talks with Ven. Chodron
November 23 @ 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm CST
Venerable Thubten Chodron makes a stop to give two public talks in Taipei, Taiwan as she begins her annual Asian teachings tour.
“The Past and Future of the Bhikshuni Sangha in the West,”
public talk with Ven. Thubten Chodron, 2 – 3:30 pm
3F, No. 55 Hang Chow South Road, Sec. 1.
Contact +886-2-23951198 or budaedu [at] budaedu [dot] org
Venerable Thubten Chodron is one of the first generation of Americans to study the Dharma in Asia and ordain as a Buddhist nun. With over 40 years of ordination, she speaks about the transmission of the bhikshuni lineage to Western nuns. As the founder of Sravasti Abbey, the first training monastery for Westerners in the Tibetan Buddhist tradition in the US, she offers first-hand experience and insights on the challenges and opportunities of establishing and developing a fully ordained sangha in the West.
Dharma Drum Nung Chan Monastery
“The Power of Compassion in a Chaotic World”
public talk with Ven. Thubten Chodron, 7 – 9 pm
No. 89, Lane 65, Daye Road, Beitou District,
Contact: 02-2893-9966 #6663
How do we maintain even-tempered wisdom and broad-minded compassion when faced with the tumult and turmoil of our world? This is a lesson that every modern person has to study and practice. With her warm, practical, and humorous teaching style, senior American nun Venerable Thubten Chodron illuminates the path of compassion in a chaotic world.