Geshe Yeshe Thabkhe teaches Dharmakirti’s commentary on Dignaga’s Compendium on Valid Cognition.
Background on the five areas of knowledge for bodhisattvas and the eight pivotal points of…
Dignaga's homage to the Buddha that proves why the Buddha is a reliable cognizer being.
Why Dignaga and Dharmakirti establish proofs for the Buddha as a reliable cognizer being.
The definition of a consciousness that is a reliable cognizer.
How we ascertain whether we have reliable cognizers.
The components of the definition of a reliable cognizer as being "new" and "non-deceptive."
Addressing the question of whether all omniscient consciousnesses are reliable cognizers.
Going over arguments refuting a permanent or impermanent creator god.
Parts of a syllogism and the three modes of a correct reason.
Spelling out the absurd consequences of our wrong views to refute them.
Refuting arguments put forward by other non-Buddhist schools.
Arguments asserted by Buddhists on why the Buddha is reliable and how to seek out…