Different views on whether or not dedicating completely protects merit from being destroyed by anger.
Archive | February, 2011
How merit is created in rejoicing in the virtues of ordinary and holy beings, and how to dedicate with an awareness of the circle of three.
How arrogance in regard to Mahayana practice should be avoided. One should respect the practices of other traditions.
Working with the mind when questions and doubts come up. The importance of keeping an open mind.
The goodness that we create from dedicating merit is a practice of far-reaching generosity.
How the visualizations in the sadhanas get us in touch with spiritual qualities through symbolic means.
Dedicating merit to steer it toward the way we want it to ripen. We should dedicate it toward the highest purpose, full awakening.
What to do and what to expect during a retreat. Meditation and practice instructions.
How and when to do lamrim meditation during the practice of the sadhana.
How mindfulness of the four objects correlates with the realization of the four noble truths; overcoming the four distortions.