Dr Sparham will discuss what the Perfection of Wisdom scriptures teach is not ultimately true. Balancing this nihilistic teaching is an explanation of a special compassion that is the origin of sacred scripture.
Ven. Robina teaches at Tibet House
The course "Wise Paths to the Heart" guides participants in nurturing warm-heartedness, transitioning to compassion, exploring immeasurable qualities, deepening wisdom, and cultivating a compassionate mindset.
This workshop explores the true essence of compassion and the importance of setting boundaries. It challenges the misconception that constant availability is compassionate, which often leads to burnout. Participants will learn about genuine compassion and how to establish boundaries in a healthy way.
This program guides participants through essential steps for lasting happiness, including understanding afflictions, finding inner contentment, strengthening ethics, developing concentration, nurturing wisdom, and expanding compassion for all beings.
Geshe Sherab will teach on The Bodhisattva’s Jewel Garland, a text by Atisha on life guidelines for bodhisattvas. Join us in learning to weave beautiful garlands of wisdom and compassion.
Merely suppressing destructive patterns takes energy and is rarely effective in the long run. Using a foundation of Buddhist psychology, learn methods to replace destructive behavior with peace-enhancing habits.
Shantideva Center is deeply honored to host Khandro-la (Khandro Tsering Kunga Bum-ma) on the auspicious day of Saka Dawa, which commemorates Shakyamuni Buddha’s birth, enlightenment, and parinirvana. Khandro-la will offer teachings, Q&A, and a puja with tsog.
Kimberly Brown reads from her book, shares her own experiences of loss, and leads brief mediations to help anyone suffering with loss.
The course is experiential and you will learn more about secular compassion-based mindfulness, and some simple tools for making mindfulness an ongoing part of your life.