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Statements of pervasion review

Statements of pervasion review

Part of an ongoing series of teachings based on Daniel Perdue’s book, The Course in Buddhist Reasoning and Logic: An Asian Approach to Analytical Thinking Drawn from Indian and Tibetan Sources.

  • Understanding the purpose of debate
  • Review of statements of qualities
  • Explanation of statements of pervasion
  • Examples of both kinds of statements
  • Abversion and conversion to attain the contra-positive

20 The Course in Buddhist Reasoning and Debate: Review of Statements of Pervasion (download)

Venerable Thubten Chonyi

Ven. Thubten Chonyi is a nun in the Tibetan Buddhist tradition. She has studied with Sravasti Abbey founder and abbess Ven. Thubten Chodron since 1996. She lives and trains at the Abbey, where she received novice ordination in 2008. She took full ordination at Fo Guang Shan in Taiwan in 2011. Ven. Chonyi regularly teaches Buddhism and meditation at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Spokane and, occasionally, in other locations as well.

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