Why it’s important to understand the mind, the mind and happiness and suffering, the nature of mind, and the six consciousnesses.
Series: Know Your Mind with Venerable Sangye Khadro (2021)
An introductory course on the Buddhist psychology of the mind by Venerable Sangye Khadro. The course explores topics such as what the mind is, perception and conception, and types of awareness.
The conditions that lead to a conceptual mind. The division of minds into perception and conception and how wrong conceptions come about.
An explanation of the first two of the seven types of mind – direct perceivers and inferential cognizers.
Explanation of the remaining five of the seven types of mind and the progression from wrong consciousness to realization.