Antidotes to the disturbing emotions that steal our happiness and lead only to suffering. Venerable Thubten Chodron gave additional talks on this chapter of Aryadeva’s Four Hundred Stanzas on the Middle Way at the Kurukulla Center in Boston, Massachusetts, from March 29-30, 2014.
- Why the emptiness of the mind is stressed over the emptiness of other objects
- How to reflect on the afflictions to see that they are not solid, concrete qualities
- The difference between using specific antidotes to manage manifest afflictions and eliminating them at the root
- Beginning of Chapter 7 on abandoning attachment
23 Aryadeva’s 400 Stanzas: Verses 150-152 (download)