Two Kinds of Bodhichitta : Shantideva – Ep. 47

In this podcast Professor Thurman explains the meaning of the cornerstone Buddhist concept of Bodhichitta, which is of two kinds: love & compassion and wisdom of emptiness. Enlightenment is a complete manifestation of it . . .

This episode was recorded on December 5, 2015 at the “Shamans and Siddhas: Meeting at the Crossroads of Shamanism & Tantrism” retreat at Menla Mountain Retreat, taught by Isa Gucciardi & Robert Thurman.

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