Chapter 4: Royal Policy: Instructions on the Practices of a Monarch. Nagarjuna gives practical advice for leaders that is also applicable to individual practitioners. Part of a series of talks on Nagarjuna’s Precious Garland of Advice for a King.
- Refuting mental pleasure as being inherently existent
- Refuting a creator god as the creator of objects of pleasure
- Refuting inherently existent physical pleasure
- The dependent nature of sense objects, sense faculties, and sense consciousnesses
Precious Garland 67: Verses 349-355 (download)