Finishing teaching on the ten fortunes of a precious human life and explaining why bodhicitta is so powerful (Verses 1.4–1.7).
Archive | May, 2020
Teaching on understanding emptiness and training in methods to eradicate afflictive emotions and attain liberation and full awakening
Answering questions from retreat participants and teaching on understanding impermanence and generating love and compassion
Teaching on generating the sense of closeness with others and outlining the meditation to develop love and compassion
Speaking on the importance of seeing sentient beings as precious and teaching on ten nonvirtues and three types of suffering
Explaining how to apply thought training techniques to create causes for liberation and full awakening and teaching on understanding the nature of our suffering
Teaching on how our actions determine our present and future experience and explaining how the mind is source of happiness
Completing the section “Only Dharma helps at the time of death” in Chapter 9, explaining the importance of practicing the Dharma.
Covering verses 1.1c-1.4 on Shantideva’s purpose for writing the text and the eight freedoms and ten fortunes afforded by a precious human life.
Finding the value of love in searching for peace and equanimity.