The 37 harmonies continued with explanation of the seven factors of enlightenment and the eightfold noble path. Practicing the eightfold path in daily life.
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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.
Continuation of the teaching on the “Ratthapala Sutta,” on his return to visit his family and the king of his hometown after becoming an arahant
Venerable Thubten Chodron brings to life the “Ratthapala Sutta” from the Pali Canon for our contemporary times.
The benefits of the precepts, focusing on how they help us with our afflictions and to generate a pure motivation for ordination.
The reasons that the Buddha cited for establishing monastic precepts, for the benefit of practitioners and society.
Nagarjuna’s advice to leaders on appointing administrators and treating prisoners with compassion. How to incorporate the Dharma into corrections policies.