Tag Archives: Ven. Thubten Chodron

Our Teachers Caring for Us in 2017

When thinking of my teachers, gratitude is invariably the first instinctual reaction. I was able to contemplate this on my last day at the Light of the Path retreat with Lama Zopa Rinpoche in August. I have often heard said … Continue reading

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Rejoicing in Service

By Desmond Hosford When Jennifer Kim, director of Shantideva Meditation Center, called to say that Lama Zopa Rinpoche had made a recommendation on the Center’s next director, which the Board accepted with great enthusiasm, I was poised to rejoice enthusiastically … Continue reading

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Vast Aspirations and Tangible Results
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By Desmond Hosford Shantideva Meditation Center and practitioners of Tibetan Buddhism around the world are in the midst of celebrating Monlam, also known as the Great Prayer Festival. As Venerable Thubten Chodron explains, the meaning of the Tibetan “monlam” extends … Continue reading

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Follow-up Events and Resources for Refuge & Vows

We rejoice from the depth of our hearts for all of the students who took refuge and vows with Ven. Robina Courtin on November 3.  At her request, we are organizing two follow-up events at Jewel Heart Center. It is … Continue reading

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