A review of Chapter 7 of Aryadeva’s “400 Stanzas on the Middle Way” focuses on the disadvantages of cyclic existence and importance of practicing the path.
Archive | March, 2014
An explanation of the three kinds of compassion, dependent arising, making ourselves suitable vessels, and refuting permanent, functional phenomena.
How to work with the emotions when we lose the things we are attached to. Cultivating a sense of generosity when facing the loss of possessions.
The relationship between realizing emptiness and generating bodhicitta, and why the end of afflictions is possible.
A response to a student’s question on what to do if one’s loved ones are engaged in a harmful livelihood.
Shows the different criteria that influence one’s choice of profession and activities.
A discussion session that touches on the self-centered thought, how self-grasping ignorance produced afflictions, and two levels of self-centeredness.
Shares a New York Times opinion piece by Mark Bittman, and encourages us to reflect on individual and group ethics in a capitalist society.
Shares a message from Lama Zopa Rinpoche to the International Mahayana Institute sangha, and speaks on how renunciation can bring peace and happiness now.
Nociones fundamentales sobre el mérito.