Finishing the teaching on the taking-and-giving meditation and continuing with the precepts of aspiring bodhicitta.
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How to give to all sentient beings and holy beings as in the taking-and-giving meditation.
How craving and karma function as conditions that create suffering in cyclic existence as well.
The Abbey celebrates the arrival of 32 volumes of the annotated edition of the Nanshan Vinaya, a collection of Buddha’s teachings for monastics.
The importance of keeping in mind how our suffering is caused by our ignorance, afflictions, and karma, not an external cause.
Why the origins of cyclic existence are numerous, not singular, and how this helps us to generate renunciation
Teaching from “Transforming Adversity into Joy and Courage” on mentally giving away our bodies for the benefit of all sentient beings.
How our state of existence in samsara has a cause, it is not random.
A teaching on the non-existence of the self-sufficient substantially existent person.
Reading from the book “Transforming Adversity into Joy and Courage” on the giving aspect of the taking-and-giving meditation.