Visit Your Local PBS Station PBS Home PBS Home Programs A-Z TV Schedules Watch Video Donate Shop PBS Search PBS

Posts for Compassion

"Season's Greetings" from Venerable Metteyya

2010 December 20

May "The Buddha" inspire and awaken new joy in you for the holiday season and new year.

"This Is The Buddha's Love" Melvin McLeod interviews Thich Nhat Hanh

2010 June 03

The great Buddhist teacher Thich Nhat Hanh talks about non-self, interdependence, and the love that expands until it has no limit.

"Mindfulness, Compassion & Wisdom: Three Means To Peace" by Joseph Goldstein

2010 May 11

How can three principles of meditation be applied to the world's conflicts? The method is mindfulness, the expression is compassion, and the essence is wisdom.

"Cultivating Compassion: Meditation for Better Relationships" by Chade-Meng Tan

2010 April 08

There are at least two components to spiritual practice: Wisdom and Compassion. Associating with people, especially in difficult situations, helps us grow Compassion.

"Everybody Loves Something" by Pema Chödrön

2010 March 23

Love is like a weak spot in the walls of ego--our hearts can be opened by just one moment of great compassion.

"In Search of Happiness" by Lama Surya Das

2010 March 18

The path to happiness can be found through compassionate service and generosity.

"The Chicken and the Duck" by Ajahn Brahm

2010 March 11

When you’re having an argument, pause and ask yourself which is more important: harmony and happiness, or being the “winner”?

"Loving-Kindness Meditation" by Steven V. Smith

2010 March 10

This practice comes from the Buddhist tradition, but can be easily adapted and practiced by anyone, regardless of religious affiliation.

"Buddhism and Relationships" by Susan Piver

2010 March 01

How do the Buddha’s teachings apply to love and intimacy? Susan Piver offers an interpretation.

"Meditation: Receiving the Healing, Liberating Power of Love" by John Makransky

2010 March 01

We all possess a tremendous capacity for love, compassion and wisdom. This meditation practice will help you gently relax into the open, loving nature of your mind.

 

Major funding provided by: National Endowment for the Humanities, PBS, Corporation for Public Broadcasting, and the Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation. Additional funding provided by: the Arthur Vining Davis Foundations, the Shinnyo-en Foundation, the Shelley and Donald Rubin Foundation, the Bumper Foundation, and viewers like you.