Giving commentary to Verses 32-41, showing how reflecting on death can help clarify what is important in life and inspire us to practice the Dharma
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Discussing what gets in the way of forgiving others and responsibility for our harmful actions
Teaching three mental non-virtues and the four branches required for a complete act of killing and stealing.
Covering Verses 2.27-2.31 on the four opponent powers of purification.
Teaching from the sections “General Characteristics of Karma” and “Specific Characteristics of Karma” in Chapter 10.
Starting Chapter 10, “Karma and its Effects”, describing the three principles of cause and effect.
Beginning Chapter 2 “Purifying Negativities” with verses on making offerings to buddhas and bodhisattvas with things found in nature (Verses 1.34-2.6)
Meditating on equanimity and explaining the benefits of bodhicitta, covering various analogies that explain these benefits (Verses 1.8 – 1.14)
Speaking on the importance of seeing sentient beings as precious and teaching on ten nonvirtues and three types of suffering
Teaching on how our actions determine our present and future experience and explaining how the mind is source of happiness