Karma Lekshe Tsomo | University of San Diego: Mother Teresa and the Bodhisattva Ideal | A Buddhist View

  The notion of the bodhisattva, the selfless individual who is dedicated to alleviating the sufferings of others, is traditionally articulated within a Mahāyāna Buddhist framework. The question posed here is whether and to what extent this religious ideal can be conceived of, or instantiated by, individuals whose religiosity is framed by a different set…