Reflections on Buddhism
The Pitfalls of Pride

Examining pride, confidence and humility through a Buddhist lens

Is pride a quality to be cultivated, or avoided? Are there any benefits to feeling pride? How does pride relate to the qualities of confidence and humility? What did the Buddha say, and how do the Buddhist teachings intersect with modern psychological research?

Join us for this exploration of the various flavors of pride, confidence, humility, and self-esteem, and which are to be cultivated on the spiritual path, and how to achieve the appropriate balance.