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Robert Thurman:
Expanding your circle of compassion

Chautauqua Institution · 18:07 · Filmed Oct 2009
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Robert Thurman: Expanding your circle of compassion
18:07 · Filmed October 2009 at Chautauqua Institution · Subtitles available in 25 languages

It’s hard to always show compassion — even to the people we love, but Robert Thurman asks that we develop compassion for our enemies. He prescribes a seven-step meditation exercise to extend compassion beyond our inner circle.

Buddhist scholar
The first American to be ordained a Tibetan Monk by the Dalai Lama, Robert A.F. Thurman is a scholar, author and tireless proponent of peace. Full bio

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