Covering the last section in Chapter 12 “Believing in Something That Is Not Real” and beginning Chapter 13 “Valid Cognition.”
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The emptiness of identities and nonvirtues, and how this provides the key to purification.
A question and answer session, focused on how purification works.
The power of determination, examining how to create the external and internal conditions to support ethical conduct.
Meditation on breaking down identities and discussion about how we can move beyond restrictive identities to cultivate equanimity, love, and compassion for all.
Various ways to heal afflictions such as anger, jealousy, and pride through the Vajrasattva practice.
Teaching on the four opponent powers, starting with the power of reliance, or restoring the relationship.
The importance of cultivating a bodhicitta motivation for all that we do
Teaching on the six roots of dispute, and the principle of ‘survival of the most cooperative.’
Teaching on the last two types of consciousnesses: inferential cognizers and direct perceivers.