The story of Prince Siddhartha’s path from a sheltered existence inside the palace to a life of seeking liberation.
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Discovering our Buddha potential by investigating the source of lasting happiness and cultivating the heart of compassion.
Taking the time to reflect on what it means to be happy. How, influenced by conditions, we don’t pause to examine what is important to us on a personal level.
Contemplating the rarity of a precious human life complete with both the ability and the freedom to study the Dharma inspires us to further our practice.
The truths of suffering and the causes of suffering, and cultivating a proper motivation for practicing the path that leads to the cessation of suffering.
A reflection on the Dharma, working with afflictions, self-esteem, ordination, and living within the precepts. How we grow along the path.
The advantages of observing the higher training in ethical conduct, advice for keeping our ethics well, and the disadvantages of observing ethics.
Taking an honest look at the situation we’re in in samsara: facing birth, sickness, aging and death over and over again, without choice.
Purification is the essential practice to establish a base for a good life. There are concrete actions that help to overcome negativity.
The three levels of motivation as a key to understanding the Buddhist path.