An overview of the 16 aspects of the four noble truths, and the first eight points related to the first and second noble truths.
Series: Happiness and Suffering Retreat (Raleigh 2013)
Part of a series of teachings given by Venerable Thubten Chodron during the Happiness and Suffering Retreat, a retreat on the four noble truths, at Kadampa Center in Raleigh, North Carolina in 2013.
The remaining eight aspects of the third and fourth noble truths of true cessations and true paths.
The 16 aspects of the four noble truths in the Pali tradition, focusing on the fourth noble truth of true paths.
The five hindrances to developing meditative concentration, and what it means to be “in the present moment.”
How to develop a proper relationship with a spiritual guide and how to use that relationship to work with our minds so that we can progress along the path.
A discussion on on the sangha in the West, and life at Sravasti Abbey.