How to subdue the mind, and what makes someone qualified for ordination.
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The importance of the mental factors of integrity and consideration for others, and the symbolic meaning of monastic robes.
The purpose of religious institutions, what to do when disagreements arise with our spiritual mentors, and commentary to verses of going forth.
The meaning of taking refuge and commentary to the verses of taking refuge.
How to overcome a poor-quality view of ourselves, and how to generate a mind of sincerely going forth.
How community life is a fast-track to overcome the eight worldly concerns, and commentary to the ordination ceremony.
The meaning of ordination, how it is much more than just keeping precepts.
Continuing the commentary on verses 7 and 8 of the Eight Verses of Thought Transformation by Geshe Langri Tangpa in Chapter 6
Continuing commentary on verses 3-6 of the Eight Verses of Thought Transformation by Geshe Langri Tangpa in Chapter 6.
Venerable Thubten Nyima reviews the section in Chapter 3 on loving-kindness, giving commentary to the Metta Sutta from the Pali Canon.