An overview of Madhyamaka philosophy and the apparently conflicting views taught by the Buddha to students of different capacities.
Series: Madhyamaka through Metaphors with Geshe Dadul Namgyal (2015-17)
Part of a series of teachings by Geshe Damdul Namgyal given during the Madhyamaka through Metaphors retreat held at Sravasti Abbey. The slides used during this teaching series can be found in PDF format here.
An analytical meditation on searching for the true nature of the self.
The relationship between the wisdom realizing emptiness and the other practices on the path, and on the benefits of understanding the Madhyamaka view.
Geshe Dadul Namgyal answers questions from the first day of teachings on the Madhyamaka view.
Tendencies to watch out for when learning about emptiness, and important distinctions to be made to arrive at the right understanding of emptiness.
Geshe Dadul Namgyal guides a meditation on searching for the sense of “I” that inherently exists.
The distinctions that have to be made to arrive at the right understanding of emptiness.
Geshe Dadul Namgyal takes questions from the second day of teachings.
The subtleties of correctly identifying the object of negation.
Geshe Dadul Namgyal leads a guided meditation on space-like emptiness.