The types of doubt and how to overcome them, and how to relate to a spiritual mentor.
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The “shackles of miserliness” and the “flood of attachment” that we seek Tara’s protection from.
How wrong views about the law of karma and the nature of reality create create difficulties for us in life.
Cultivating equanimity as the basis for genuine love, compassion, and bodhicitta.
How jealousy can relate to our view of oppression and the antidotes to overcoming jealousy.
How anger works and its disadvantages.
Seven types of arrogance, and the second of the eight dangers, the elephant of ignorance.
The first verse of the First Dalai Lama’s poem on the “Eight Dangers.”
A discussion of mindfulness of feelings. Neutral feelings and how they arise, attachment to children. A reading of A Song to Mummy Tara
At the request of Venerable Lobsang Tenpa and Friends of Sravasti Abbey Russia, Venerable Chodron composed this prayer to Tara.