Integrating the teachings in emptiness and identifying the object of negation, followed by some advice for monastics.
Series: Nagarjuna's Precious Garland with Geshe Jampa Tegchok (2006-08)
Commentary on Nagarjuna’s Precious Garland of Advice for a King by Tibetan Buddhist scholar Geshe Jampa Tegchok , given at Sravasti Abbey in 2008. View as a series: Nagarjuna’s Precious Garland with Geshe Jampa Tegchok. For more teachings by Geshe Tegchok see Practical Ethics and Profound Emptiness, Insight into Emptiness and Transforming Adversity into Joy and Courage.
A lunchtime discussion about emptiness.
Verses 45-49 on what liberation means, the extremes of existence and non-existence, and distinctions between tenet schools.
Discussion on topics of emptiness of space, permanence of nirvana, labels, cognizers, enlightenment, nirvana, and others.
More on the differences between tenet systems, labels, and clarifying misunderstood teachings.
A discussion on virtuous actions leading to samsara, the seven-point instructions, and compassion.
More discussion on the different tenet systems and merely labeled phenomena.
Question-and-answer session covering different types of wisdom, how wisdom overcomes ignorance, the nihilist’s view, and other topics.
How to meditate on emptiness to attain liberation.