Examples of how conceptuality and afflictions work in our mind.
EML 2013 RSS feed for this section
Group discussion questions pertaining to our understanding of integrity.
Stories of the early monastic community and how the guidelines became established.
A reflection on making the Dharma one’s personal journey by internalizing the teachings.
How negative actions and virtues affect initial, middle and high-level practitioners differently.
An explanation of diligent study and practice of the Dharma with practical ways of working with different afflictions.
How to condition one’s mind as one progress on the monastic life.
Conviction in the Buddhist worldview to direct our time and energy appropriately.
How a short verse of vinaya can be expanded to encourage contemplation of Buddhist principles.
A teaching on the perils of looking externally for one’s sense pleasures. Cultivating genuine spiritual aspiration for long-term benefit.