Introducing Samye Institute's Vajrayana Membership

Series: Societal Human Values

Speaking Moderately and in a Gentle Way

As social beings, we humans learn from those around us. And because we don’t have fixed, unchanging solidity as beings, we make choices. We can

Not Being Influenced by Evil Companions

As social beings, we humans learn from those around us. And because we don’t have fixed, unchanging solidity as beings, we make choices. We can

Having Little Jealousy

Jealousy sneaks up on us in many ways and it can be a tricky mental state to isolate. The Tibetan term (phrag dog) is a

Having Moderate Food and Wealth

In this article, Hilary Herdman continues her exploration of the Sixteen Principles of Societal Human Values.

Choosing Good Role Models

Hilary Herdman discusses Songtsen Gampo’s advice in choosing suitable role models.

Integrity, Honesty, Sincerity

Being Honest and Modest

In this article, Hilary Herdman continues her exploration of the Sixteen Principles of Societal Human Values.