Compassion (karuna) is the loving desire that beings (ourselves included) be free from suffering, and that we instead be well, happy, and fulfilled. It’s also the desire to actively remove suffering.
In cultivating compassion, we learn to accept the reality of suffering, and to surround it with kindness.
In Living With Compassion we’ll be developing compassion and bringing it into our everyday lives.
In this 28-day event you’ll learn how to:
Signing up for this event gives you access to:
This event is suitable for people of all levels of experience, including complete beginners.
Bodhipaksa has been practicing Buddhist meditation for over 30 years, and teaching for around 25 years. He formerly taught meditation in the Department of Religious Studies at the University of Montana, and for several years ran a thriving retreat center in the Scottish Highlands. He is the author of more than a dozen books and audiobooks, and has been published in six languages. In 2001 he founded Wildmind, an online meditation center. He has been a member of the Triratna Buddhist order since 1993. He is originally from Scotland, but now lives in New Hampshire. He has two children.
Registration for Living With Compassion (Apr 1-28) is open!
Participation is by donation. There are three suggested donation levels, but you are free to give what you want.
First, determine your donation level and the amount of your donation, and then click the button below to donate.
A limited number of scholarships are available for those who would like to participate but are unable to make a donation. If would like to take advantage of one of these scholarships, please write to us.