Archive | December, 2008
If we become aware of our virtuous and nonvirtuous paths of action we quickly see the benefits of the virtuous path. What creates a completed karmic action?
Anxiety and doubt come from a fear of making a commitment, making the wrong choice. We can learn proper criteria for decision making.
A discussion session with questions from those doing the retreat, covering topics like dealing with distractions and why we need to develop bodhicitta.
One of our biggest fears is losing our identity, and this very much feeds into our fear of death.
Thought training techniques to work with the fear of dying.
Anxiety about the state of the world can be eased by reflecting on the kindness in the world and maintaining a balanced view.