Becoming conscious of the virtues can support your motivation to increase your merit.
Archive | September, 2009
Why idle talk (gossip) is said to be the least destructive of the nonvirtues of speech.
From the ten non-virtues the three of the mind are really difficult to detect and to transform.
How to be aware of our use of speech, the topics we talk about with others, and our motivation for speaking.
Practical ways to practice mind training, looking at problems as opportunities to practice.
The many ways we can use harsh speech and examining the habit patterns of our speech when we get angry with someone or something.
A look at divisive speech and how the motivation behind creating disharmony is often jealousy. How to transform this habitual speech pattern.
Lying is a complex of trying to hide something and saying the untruth. It has complex consequences as well.
A description of the three harmful actions of body and the connection to karma.
Observing cause and effect helps to understand the development of positive and negative results.