Reading from the book “Transforming Adversity into Joy and Courage” on the giving aspect of the taking-and-giving meditation.
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How to identify our wrong views about a permanent, unitary, and independent person.
How to meditate on the unsatisfactory conditions that characterize our existence in samsara.
How to meditate on coarse and subtle impermanence.
A commentary on the description of the taking-and-giving meditation laid out in the book “Transforming Adversity into Joy and Courage.”
An overview of how to do the taking and giving meditation.
The disadvantages of self-centeredness and the benefits of cherishing others.
Venerable Chodron continues teaching on the 3rd to the 6th bodhisattva grounds.
Investigating the empty nature of mental states, how self-centeredness operates in our lives, and the disadvantages of self-centeredness.
Review of the four sets of excellent qualities developed on the bodhisattva path, and the types of meditative equipoise and subsequent attainment.