Group of 11 virtuous mental factors

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Part of a series of teachings given through the Dharma Friendship Foundation in Seattle from January 1995 to April 1996.

  • Review of mental factors of personal integrity and consideration for others versus shame and guilt
  • Next three virtuous mental factors: non-attachment, non-hatred, non-bewilderment
    • These three are opposite of and oppose the three poisons: attachment, anger, ignorance
    • These three correspond to the three aspects of the path: renunciation, bodhicitta, wisdom realizing emptiness
    • What is non-attachment, what are the antidotes to attachment?
  • Discussion with the participants on various attachments
  • Investigating our attachments and how that relates to spiritual progress

Mind and mental factors 09: Non-attachment (download)

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