Countering the distortion of permanence by reflecting on death. Chapters 1-8 of Aryadeva’s Four Hundred Stanzas on the Middle Way explain the stages of the path dependent on conventional truths.
- Introduction and overview of the text 400 Stanzas on the Middle Way by Aryadeva
- Aryadeva’s biography
- The importance of contemplating death
01 Aryadeva’s 400 Stanzas: Introduction and Verse 1 (download)