Developing and applying self-confidence, the second factor of joyous effort. Learning from failure and not giving up.
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Overcoming the three types of laziness that oppose joyous effort. Developing aspiration and self-confidence, the first two factors that compose joyous effort.
The Amitabha Buddha practice and what a pure land is. The benefits and the causes of being reborn in a pure land. The two levels of understanding a pure land.
Logic and reasoning can be used to guide our actions, make decisions and also test the validity of our thoughts and beliefs to arrive at more realistic views.
A reflection on the voyage that practitioners take, from our present state of samsara to the the shore of liberation.
How attachment to worldly concerns like fame, gain, and praise are obstacles to spiritual progress. Developing genuine self-esteem based on inner qualities.
The are many ways to create virtue when we understand the principles of karma and how to use them in daily life.
Looking at the karma that lies behind the difficult situations we face and the ways we can use them to transform our mind.
Understanding karma gives us the power to create the kind of life we want and become the kind of person we want to be.
An overview of the path to awakening highlighting important points. How the lamrim system provides a framework for all the topics in the Dharma teachings.