An introduction to Young Adult Week 2012, stressing the importance of providing a safe space for young adults to develop inner tools and resources.
Series: Exploring Buddhism for Young Adults (2012)
A reflection on how we can make decisions about a spiritual path.
An overview of essential Buddhist ideas for a young adult audience.
By practicing Dharma, we can benefit others in better and more long-lasting ways.
Discussion with the young adults on responsibility.
Thinking about the consequences of our actions and our intentions.
What qualities we value in our friends, and what qualities we need to develop to be a good friend to others.
The four opponent powers for purifying our negative actions. How taking precepts can prevent us from repeating or ripening negative karma.
Antidotes that counteract comparing ourselves with others.
A question-and-answer session with the young adults, covering such topics as spiritual teachers and the five right livelihoods.