Continuing Chapter 11, explaining many factors that affect the result of karma and different perspectives on what karma ripens at the time of death.
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Discussing Verses 11-16 on the importance of making ourselves into trustworthy people: in general and in the context of keeping our promise of bodhicitta
Discussing Verses 2-10 of Chapter 4, which cover the disadvantages of discarding bodhicitta
Continuing the teaching on the results of karma and explaining the verses from Precious Garland.
Beginning Chapter 11 “Results of Karma” and explaining the three results of karma.
Review of what the different tenet schools posit to be the root of cyclic existence, and answers to questions on karma, and the levels of dependent origination.
Commentary on verses that help us think about what is meaningful in this life and look beyond this life to future lives and liberation.
Continuing the discussion of current ethical issues and karma, covering topics such as assisted suicide, suicide, death penalty, vegetarianism and sexual ethics
Explaining karma and current ethical issues covering genetic engineering, stem cell research, cloning, birth control, and abortion.
Completing “The Weight of Karma”, teaching “Discerning Virtuous from Nonvirtuous Actions”, and starting “Karma and Current Ethical Issues”