Part of an ongoing series of teachings based on Shantideva’s classic text, “Bodhisattvacharyavatara”, often translated as “Engaging in the Bodhisattva’s Deeds.” Venerable Thubten Chodron also refers to the outline of the commentary by Gyaltsab Dharma Rinchen and the commentary by the Abbot Dragpa Gyaltsen.
- Meditating on regret by fearing death and the power of going for refuge
- Uncertainty of the time of death
- Negative karma we create for the sake of our friends and foes
- Without purification, we must experience suffering even in this life
- Imagining our death
- Questions and answers
12 Engaging in the Bodhisattva’s Deeds: Regretting Negativity by Reflecting on Death (download)