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.
- Commentary on a quote in the text from Buddhapalita on the three kinds of compassion
- Explanation of the summarizing verse of the chapter on renunciation, dependent arising, and what it means to “make yourself a suitable vessel”
- Beginning of Chapter 9: Refuting permanent functional phenomena
46 Aryadeva’s 400 Stanzas: Verses 200-201 (download)