Recorded at Gampo Abbey, March 2010.
Contentment is the first of the four Shambhala dignities, the principles for developing fearlessness in everyday life based on the view of basic goodness. The confidence of gentle warriorship applies to all situations and all states of mind, meeting the experience of suffering and the play of emotions with gentleness and inquisitiveness.
Talk 1: Contentment: Friendliness To Oneself
Talk 2: Contemplating Contentment
Talk 3: Meeting Suffering with Gentleness, Nowness and Inquisitiveness
Talk 4: Meeting Emotions with Gentleness, Nowness and Inquisitiveness
Talk 5: The Confidence of Contentment