Founder and Abbess of Sravasti Abbey and guest speaker, Venerable Thubten Chodron, has studied extensively with His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Tsenzhap Serkong Rinpoche, and Kyabje Zopa Rinpoche. She has published many books on Buddhist philosophy and meditation, and is currently co-authoring with His Holiness the Dalai Lama a multi-volume series of teachings on the Buddhist path, The Library of Wisdom and Compassion. The fourth volume of this set,Following in the Buddha’s Footsteps, was published October 2019. Ven. Chodron teaches worldwide and is known for her practical explanations of how to apply Buddhist teachings in daily life.
At this event, she will speak on how we can practice at the individual and group levels to create kind and harmonious communities in which all beings can flourish, which is especially needed in these fractious times.
Suggested donation: $25; no one will be turned away due to lack of funds.