Discusses how to respond to pleasant feelings without attachment but with the wish to give them away to all sentient beings.
Archive | February, 2014
How to meditate on emptiness, and the importance of reflection and meditation on the teachings.
Discusses the difference between unpleasant feelings that arise from virtuous versus non-virtuous minds. Using wisdom to transform unpleasant feelings.
Responds to a question on the symbolism of the Five Dhyani Buddhas in the purification practice of the Bodhisattva’s Confession of Ethical Downfalls.
Responds to a question about going on life support, which prolongs life by artificial means.
The different ways the Buddha presented the teachings according to the disposition of the disciples.
Responds to a question on how the Vajrasattva practice helps us to purify harm from spirits and shares advice on how to work with sickness.
Responds to a question on how we are conditioned by what others believe about us and how we can respond to that in a healthy manner.
Shares thoughts on how to cultivate love for all sentient beings, including our enemies, on Valentine’s Day.
Meditating on emptiness of the self, three levels of selflessness of persons, and the four-point analysis refuting an inherently existing self.