Chapter 5: The practices of the Bodhisattva. What is to be abandoned and what is to be adopted. Part of a series of talks on Nagarjuna’s Precious Garland of Advice for a King.
- The importance of studying and reflecting on teachings
- How freeing ourselves of the 57 defects makes it easier to develop good qualities
- How to practice the six perfections and compassion in the context of the bodhisattva path
Precious Garland 84: Verses 434-437 (download)