A Lojong Slogan Every Week

A Lojong Slogan Every Week

Lojong slogans are a set of 59 aphorisms that are meant to provide a systematic study of bodhicitta and lovingkindness. They were designed and taught by Atisha, an Indian Buddhist master who traveled to Tibet and introduced his teachings there, where they became part of Tibetan Buddhist practice.

Lojong Sunday Week 11: Correct All Wrongs With One Intention

This slogan is about intention, and it is related to slogan 39, which was covered in Week 6, All activities should be done with one intention. That slogan discussed the fact that our transient moods often obscure our underlying intention, like clouds temporarily obscure the clear, endless sky underneath. That slogan suggested that we try […]

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Lojong Sunday, Week 9: When the World Is Filled With Evil, Transform All Mishaps To the Path of Bodhi

When things are going well, our practice is easy. We #pray, we eat, we #meditate, we do #asana, all the while confident that God, or the universe or whatever is actively and lovingly supporting us. When things go wrong, we just as readily see a malevolent force at work, one that is intent on working […]

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