Geshe Konchog Kyab gives teachings on The Eight Verses of Training the Mind, the famous spiritual poem composed by the 11th century Tibetan Bodhisattva Geshe Langri Tangpa.
The topics being taught - Renunciation, Buddha Nature, and Emptiness and Pure Perception - are essential to understand in order to attain the everlasting state of satisfaction. These topics will be presented in terms of not only their philosophical importance but also their practical application in daily life.
This months-long course is a detailed discourse on Nagarjuna's teachings of the Middle Way by means of Chandrakirti's Auto-Commentary to Entering the Middle Way and Lama Tsong Khapa's Illuminating the Intent of the Middle Way.
Ven. George Churinoff guides us through one unique text in the wisdom tradition in this eight-session course, studying "The Perfection of Wisdom" chapter from Sacred Word of Manjushri. Through study of this text, you will learn techniques for loosening the tightly-held assumptions of an inherently existent self.
Connect with the fundamentals of the whole Buddhist path in this two-part talk by Paula Chichester, who teaches on Je Tsongkhapa’s much admired text, “Three Principal Aspects of the Path.”
Shantideva elucidates the way to develop this transcendent wisdom in the latter portion of the ninth chapter, and then concludes the text with a beautiful and inspiring chapter of heartfelt prayers and dedications for attaining this result.
Gain clear understanding of the profound teachings on emptiness from two seasoned scholars as they guide you through seven key chapters from this foundational text.
Prof. Newland explains the distinctive power of Tsongkhapa's articulation of what Buddha realized as the Profound Reality and contrasts it with the approaches of other Tibetan masters.
Take an in-depth look into the most profound wisdom teachings of the Buddha, including a refutation of the various mistaken interpretations of other Indian Buddhist schools.
Shantideva Center hosted teachings with Geshe Thubten Sherab at Tibet House on “The Wisdom of Emptiness.” Geshe Sherab also gave a teaching on death and rebirth for our Discovering Buddhism Study Group.