Chapter 9: Refuting permanent functional phenomena

Verses 201-205

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Refuting true existence by refuting unchanging, functioning phenomena. The teachings on Chapter 9 of Aryadeva’s 400 Stanzas on the Middle Way begin at the end of the last talk in Chapter 8, given on March 20, 2014.

  • Refuting permanence and inherent existence
  • The idea of a creator
  • Nothing lasts or exists by its own nature
  • Existence depends on causes
  • Reliable cognizers
  • Analytical and non-analytical cessations

49 Aryadeva’s 400 Stanzas: Verses 201-205 (download)

49 Aryadeva's 400 Stanzas on the Middle Way with Ven. Chodron 04-10-14

Find more on these topics: , , , ,