Venerable Thubten Chodron comments on the Vajrasattva sadhana.
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The four general characteristics of karma.
The meaning of the Vajrasattva mantra and visualization, and a discussion about the meaning of guilt, shame, and regret.
Discussing the four opponent powers in the context of the Vajrasattva sadhana.
Describing how ignorance is the root of our suffering and how purification helps us to overcome it.
Understanding the four basic principles of karma helps to transform actions in a positive way. Purification of negative karma using the four opponent powers.
A commentary on how to do the Medicine Buddha practice.
The various reasonings refuting that the person exists inherently in or separate from the aggregates.
Analyzing whether the person is one with the aggregates, and how we have difficulty seeing conventional reality for what it is.
Analyzing whether the person is one or different from the aggregates.