Instructions for meditation on karma and the ten destructive actions, thinking about the causes of our own situation and experiences.
Archive | June, 1992
A look at how karma ripens, the maturation result, results similar to the cause, and the environmental results, in terms of each of the 10 non-virtues.
It makes a big difference how we treat ourselves or others and with what motivation we do something. How to not get stuck in a legalistic view of karma.
Of the ten destructive actions, the three mental actions are the motivator for all the others. That is why it is good to recognize them.
An explanation of the karma related to our use of speech: lying, divisive speech, harsh words, and idle talk or gossip, and the four branches of actions.