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Hope from Prayer

January 2, 2024
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Hope from Prayer
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Finding Strength through Compassion and Prayer.

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The flexibility that comes from mental suppleness

December 25, 2023
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The flexibility that comes from mental suppleness
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Mental suppleness is a flexibility of mind induced by virtuous concentration.

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A straightforward way to change our world for the better

November 20, 2023
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A straightforward way to change our world for the better
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The correct methods to improve our world lie in our own heart.

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What makes an object virtuous or non-virtuous?

November 13, 2023
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What makes an object virtuous or non-virtuous?
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How do we practice consciousness? We have to tie our mind to a virtuous object.

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Using our wisdom as a direct antidote for anger

October 26, 2023
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Using our wisdom as a direct antidote for anger
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According to Shantideva’s explanation, we are practicing the patience of definitely thinking about Dharma, Buddha’s teachings, when we use our understanding of profound Dharma instructions, such as those on emptiness or dependent-relationship, in order to deepen our experience of patience.

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Anger simply arises

October 22, 2023
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Anger simply arises
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There is no decision with anger. It simply arises due to conditions.

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The problem with anger

October 19, 2023
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The problem with anger
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If everyone learned how to solve their anger problem so that they never got angry ever, what would our world be like?

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Anger in relationships – it’s a poison

August 29, 2023
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Anger in relationships - it’s a poison
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Like a flower choked by weeds, love cannot survive with anger.

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What does patient acceptance feel like?

August 27, 2023
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What does patient acceptance feel like?
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A new way of responding to unwanted situations.

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Buddha’s Ultimate View

August 10, 2023
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Buddha's Ultimate View
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Understanding how things do not exist separate from their emptiness.

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