Strengthening meditative concentration and broadening the range of topics for analytic mediation.
Search results for "transience of our existence"
Contemplating the rarity of having a human intelligence to study and practice the Dharma, and resolving to use it for the benefit of all beings.
The four seals—the four basic principles shared by all Buddhists—determine whether a given doctrine is Buddhist or not.
The three levels of motivation as a key to understanding the Buddhist path.
Not getting bogged down in words and labels. Connecting with people through our path and our wish to benefit others.
Understanding dukkha helps us to cultivate the wish to be free from it.
A talk to the newly ordained about monastic life, a monastic mind, interacting with the lay community, and the benefit of living in communities.
A step-by-step guide to the meditations associated with the lamrim, the gradual path to enlightenment.
Overcoming obstacles to the ethics of benefitting others.
Being aware of death while we are alive helps us distinguish what’s important. Living each day without regret and having clean, clear relationships.