How to use the teachings on karma and thought transformation to look at the causes of present experiences and creating the causes for future experiences.
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An explanation of the actions to abandon and those to engage in order to increase the two collections.
How to lead in a skillful way that benefits others. What is labeled pleasure is a actually the lessening of pain. How mental pleasure is conceptually created.
Nagarjuna’s advice on practical matters from a Dharma perspective. How to maintain a virtuous motivation to guide everyday activities and interactions.
Developing and applying self-confidence, the second factor of joyous effort. Learning from failure and not giving up.
Overcoming the three types of laziness that oppose joyous effort. Developing aspiration and self-confidence, the first two factors that compose joyous effort.
The Amitabha Buddha practice and what a pure land is. The benefits and the causes of being reborn in a pure land. The two levels of understanding a pure land.
Logic and reasoning can be used to guide our actions, make decisions and also test the validity of our thoughts and beliefs to arrive at more realistic views.
A reflection on the voyage that practitioners take, from our present state of samsara to the the shore of liberation.
How attachment to worldly concerns like fame, gain, and praise are obstacles to spiritual progress. Developing genuine self-esteem based on inner qualities.