Questions to review our understanding of the most recent talks on Nagarjuna’s “Precious Garland of Advice for a King.”
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Continued commentary on the 57 faults to be abandoned including the varieties of attachment.
The verses of “The 37 Practices of Bodhisattvas” describe practices to transform the way we think and how we act toward others.
Continued commentary on the auxiliary mental afflictions to be abandoned, focusing on the seven types of pride.
By identifying the mental afflictions and how they harm others and ourselves we will be motivated to apply the antidotes to subdue them.
The 37 harmonies continued with explanation of the seven factors of enlightenment and the eightfold noble path. Practicing the eightfold path in daily life.
Venerable Thubten Jampa shares the many ways that Westerners can practice ethics in their daily lives.
Concluding the program with teachings on the 13 minor hindrances to ordination.
The different types of precepts that Buddhists take and the 13 grave hindrances that prevent one from taking ordination.
Completion of the commentary on the “Ratthapala Sutta,” with verses reminding us of the impermanence of this life and worldly pleasures.