Buddhism: When Teachers Don’t Practice What They Preach

sketch of buddhist monk crossing fingersQuestion: Some Buddhist teachers’ lives don’t match what they teach. Usually it’s ordinary human faults, but in some cases they’ve done really bad things. How do I evaluate a dharma teacher—by their teachings, which I’ve benefitted from, or by the way they lead their lives?

Read moreBuddhism: When Teachers Don’t Practice What They Preach