A comprehensive teaching on the intricate interplay of karma and its myriad manifestations of results. Excellent questions and answers referencing many topics.
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The four noble truths as the foundation on which the entire path can be both understood and realized.
Examining the role of monastics in Western culture, especially as torch-bearers of the Dharma.
Discussion with retreatants on how we are like turkeys who, through ignorance and attachment, do whatever we think will make us happy right now.
A discussion covering topics such as “bad friends,” dealing with intense emotions, bad dreams, and the psychological effects of purification.
Who Tara is, an explanation of the practice of Tara, and how Tara frees us from the eight dangers.
The birth of a Thai Monastery in England. How the female community created a new model for Theravada nuns.
The subtleties of mental factors and their relation to karma.
What happens to the consciousnesses as we die, the bardo, and how rebirth occurs.
How a person goes from the bardo into the next rebirth. Why the time of death can be an excellent time to practice the Dharma.