Refuting views that assert the elements of the body are the substantial cause of the mental defilements also the definition of the truth of suffering.
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Through logical reasoning it is shown that the physical body cannot be the substantial cause of the mind.
The logical refutations of incorrect ideas of how the mental afflictions and suffering arise and proving the correct causes.
How the sixteen aspects of the four truths contradict the sixteen distorted ideas.
Explanation of the section of the Pramanavarttika on identifying the sixteen distorted ideas about the four truths.
Explanation of the reverse system establishing the Buddha as an authority from the Pramanvarttika. Also ascertaining the number and order of the four truths.
How the four Buddhist tenet systems originated in the Buddhist teachings and were presented in early Indian and Tibetan texts.
Finishing Chapter 12 and concluding teaching “Approaching the Buddhist Path.”
Verse 146 of the Pramanavarttika, forward and reverse systems establishing the Buddha as an authority.
Verses 145 and 146 of the Pramanavarttika, including compassion as the proof of Buddha as a “savior.”