The teachings on Chapter 8 of Aryadeva’s 400 Stanzas on the Middle Way show the methods of training the student’s mindstream to make it receptive to a spiritual path.
- A letter from an inmate who is sincerely working to apply the Dharma in prison
- Why emptiness is not taught at the outset but after gradually teaching the Dharma so the student’s mind is prepared
- How to meditate on the selflessness of persons with the 20 views of grasping at a personal identity
40 Aryadeva’s 400 Stanzas: Verses 188-190 (download)