Countering the distortion of permanence by reflecting on death. Chapters 1-8 of Aryadeva’s Four Hundred Stanzas on the Middle Way explain the stages of the path dependent on conventional truths. This talk was given at Kadampa Center in Raleigh, North Carolina.
- The benefits of reflection on death
- Refuting the misconception of permanence and how to contemplate death with wisdom
02 Aryadeva’s 400 Stanzas: Verses 1-10 (download)