How we pay attention to something affects how we experience it. Considering the many factors that are involved in our experiences.
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How wrong friends, the media, and the force of habit can stir up our afflictions and cause us to create negative karma. The importance of guarding our senses.
Examining how the afflictions arise in our day-to-day lives so that we can loosen our habitual ways of reacting to external stimuli.
Continuing the explanation of the secondary afflictions and the importance of recognizing them in daily life in order to apply the proper antidotes.
Completion of the teaching on wrong views and the first 10 of the 20 secondary afflictions.
The five afflicted views that disturb the mind.
The different ways in which ignorance manifests, how afflicted doubt impedes spiritual progress, and the five kinds of afflicted views.
The seven types of pride and their antidotes, and the three types of ignorance.
Why are we dreaming? When does death occur? It is possible to transform sleep time to a virtuous path.
Introduction to the six root afflictions and an in-depth look at the first two—attachment and anger.