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Archive | February, 2021
Teaching how to purify past destructive karma by practicing the four opponent powers: regret, antidote, resolve, and reliance.
Reviewing Verse 33 and continuing through Verse 39 of Chapter 4, teaching on a strong determination to overcome the afflictions, true causes of our suffering
Venerable Chodron talks about how she prepared for her recent surgery.
Explaining imperceptible form, why different tenet schools describe that differently and describing the combinations of bright and gloomy karma and its effects.
Continuing with Verses 28 – 33 of Chapter 4, which point out how the afflictions harm us by distracting us from the Dharma and creating causes for lower rebirth
Mental illness need not be an obstacle to practicing the Dharma.
Teaching on intention karma and intended karma and explaining the views of different tenet systems.
Teaching on the importance of identifying how the afflictions work in our mind and experience and covering Verse 25 to the first line of Verse 28 in Chapter 4
The difficulties of the pandemic are a special challenge for those who are incarcerated.