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Outline of Lamrim Practice 菩提道次第修持簡列

Outline of Lamrim Practice 菩提道次第修持簡列

(These outlines are to be studied in the future, please make note of it)

Contents Include:

*** Preliminary Practices -Visualization of the Guru Shakyamuni Buddha -Beginningless Mind -Guru Devotion

*** Small Scope -Perfect Human Rebirth -The Eight Worldly Concerns -Impermanence and Death -Suffering in the Lower Realms of Existence -Refuge in Buddha, Dharma and Sangha

***The Medium Scope -Karma, The Law of Cause and Effect -The Four Noble Truths -The Realms of Samsara -True Suffering -The True Cause of Suffering -Twelve Branches of Dependent Arising -Drawing of the Wheel of Life

***The Great Scope -Equanimity -Generating Bodhicitta: The Totally Open Heart -Samatha: Calm Abiding Meditation -Emptiness

*** Recommended reading: Atisha’s “Lamp for the Path to Enlightenment” (982-1054)