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Path of seeing and meditation

Part of a series of teachings on the Heart Sutra given during Dharma Friendship Foundation's annual spring retreat in May 1998 at Cloud Mountain Retreat Center, Washington.

  • Meditate on four profundities of each aggregate
  • Practices on the uninterrupted path of seeing
    • Dualistic appearance has vanished
    • Abandon doubt
    • No conventional appearance of things
  • Practices on the path of meditation
    • 12 links of dependent origination
    • Four noble truths

Heart Sutra 04 (download)

The text of the Heart Sutra can be found here.

Venerable Thubten Chodron

Venerable Chodron emphasizes the practical application of Buddha’s teachings in our daily lives and is especially skilled at explaining them in ways easily understood and practiced by Westerners. She is well known for her warm, humorous, and lucid teachings. She was ordained as a Buddhist nun in 1977 by Kyabje Ling Rinpoche in Dharamsala, India, and in 1986 she received bhikshuni (full) ordination in Taiwan. Read her full bio.

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