The logical refutations of incorrect ideas of how the mental afflictions and suffering arise and proving the correct causes.
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Reviewing Chapter 3 on bodhicitta and beginning Chapter 4 on conscientiousness, covering Verse 1.
Commentary on verses that help us think about what is meaningful in this life and look beyond this life to future lives and liberation.
Covering Verses 3.11-3.17 and encouraging us to dedicate our body, merit, and resources to the welfare of others and directly challenge the self-centered mind
“In the blink of an eye, everything can change.” A student examines how this truth affects his relationships.
How to bring the essence of bodhisattva practice to daily life situations and relationships. Looking at problems as opportunities to develop inner resources.
Completing “The Weight of Karma”, teaching “Discerning Virtuous from Nonvirtuous Actions”, and starting “Karma and Current Ethical Issues”
An explanation of verses 1-4. How to reflect on the verses and apply them to daily life.
Continuing the commentary on Chapter 2, Verses 42-57: covering generating regret for negativities and seeking protection in the Buddhas and bodhisattvas.
Describing how the ten non-virtues can be distinguished from each other in terms of being intention, karmic paths, and/or afflictions.