The 37 Bodhisattva Practices - In the Path of Altruism (Mahayana), those who have the courage to undertake the profound change of attitude required to develop tru compassion are called Bodhisattvas. They consider others' needs as paramount, and thus strive to attain liberation for the sake of all sentient beings. The root text is a training manual composed in the 14th century by the Buddhist hermit Ngolcho Thogme. We will use The Heart of Compassion commentary by HH Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche. Four weeks.