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Altruism: The Power of Compassion to Change Yourself and the World

Altruism, Matthieu Ricard’s new masterwork, presents a global vision based on decades of personal experience and insight, a road map for the 21st century. The English translation is available through Amazon and other booksellers. For more information to go 

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Sacred Dances, by Matthieu Ricard - 3


Inside the main temple, the monks are getting ready to come out in the courtyard of Shechen monastery, in Nepal, to engage in the Tsechu Festival of Sacred dances. (March 29th, 2015)




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Old woman from Shechen village (Eastern Tibet, 2007)

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Focusing on all sentient beings, practice the four boundless qualities: love, which is the wish that they be happy; compassion, the wish that they be free from suffering; sympathetic joy, which is to feel happy when they are happy; and impartiality, which is to treat them impartially as equals, without attachment or aversion.
Commentary of Nagarjuna's Letter to a friend
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