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Stages of the Path to Awakening with Thubten Chodron

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Weekly teachings on Tibetan Buddhist lamrim texts. Venerable Thubten Chodron teaches texts on the stages of the path to awakening or lamrim, showing clearly how to meditate on them and apply these teachings in our daily lives. Get the podcast on TuneIn Radio. Streamed live from Sravasti Abbey on Fridays at 6:15 pm PST.

Weekly teachings on Tibetan Buddhist lamrim texts. Venerable Thubten Chodron teaches texts on the stages of the path to awakening or lamrim, showing clearly how to meditate on them and apply these teachings in our daily lives. Get the podcast on TuneIn Radio. Streamed live from Sravasti Abbey on Fridays at 6:15 pm PST.

Location:

Newport , WA

Description:

Weekly teachings on Tibetan Buddhist lamrim texts. Venerable Thubten Chodron teaches texts on the stages of the path to awakening or lamrim, showing clearly how to meditate on them and apply these teachings in our daily lives. Get the podcast on TuneIn Radio. Streamed live from Sravasti Abbey on Fridays at 6:15 pm PST.

Language:

English

Contact:

4157697138


Episodes

Afflictions, our real enemy

8/20/2021
Completing Chapter 4, describing how to use afflictions to overcome afflictions and seeing afflictions as our enemy and courageously counteracting them.

Duration:01:25:49

Counterforces to the afflictions

8/13/2021
Teaching from Chapter 4, describing various counterforces to the afflictions, such as anger, attachment, arrogance and jealousy.

Duration:01:30:57

Feelings and the ethical dimension of afflictions

8/6/2021
Continuing the teachings from Chapter 4, explaining the relationship between three types of feelings and afflictions and ethical dimension of afflictions.

Duration:01:32:42

Factors causing afflictions to arise

7/30/2021
Continuing teaching from Chapter 4, describing how six principal factors that cause afflictions to arise get us into trouble.

Duration:01:34:06

The order in which afflictions arise

7/23/2021
Continuing teaching from Chapter 4, describing the order in which afflictions arise according to different tenet systems and factors that cause them to arise.

Duration:01:23:26

Eighty-four thousand afflictions

7/16/2021
Completing Chapter 3, covering five hindrances and beginning Chapter 4, describing how fear, anxiety and depression arise due to afflictions.

Duration:01:29:36

Fetters and pollutants

7/9/2021
Continuing teaching from Chapter 3, covering the fetters and pollutants as described in the Pali Tradition.

Duration:01:27:32

Auxiliary afflictions in the Pali tradition

7/2/2021
Teaching from Chapter 3, describing the auxiliary afflictions from the Pali tradition.

Duration:01:26:55

Clusters of afflictions

6/25/2021
Teaching from Chapter 3, continuing with the auxiliary afflictions, describing those derived from ignorance and multiple root afflictions.

Duration:01:30:31

Auxiliary afflictions

6/18/2021
Teaching from Chapter 3, explaining the auxiliary afflictions in the Sanskrit tradition, covering the afflictions derived from anger, attachment and ignorance.

Duration:01:25:43

Other types of afflictions

6/11/2021
Continuing teaching from Chapter 3, describing different types of defilements, covering afflictions and underlying tendencies.

Duration:01:39:17

Afflictive views

6/4/2021
Teaching from Chapter 3, describing the last four afflictive views and how the afflictive views impede spiritual practice.

Duration:01:07:08

View of a personal identity

5/28/2021
Teaching from Chapter 3, describing the view of a personal identity covering the coarse and subtle grasping.

Duration:01:33:44

The root afflictions: Ignorance

5/21/2021
Continuing teaching from Chapter 3, describing different meanings of ignorance and explaining deluded doubt.

Duration:01:26:13

The root afflictions: Arrogance

5/14/2021
Teaching from Chapter 3, explaining different types of arrogance.

Duration:01:32:40

The root afflictions: Anger

5/7/2021
Continuing teaching from Chapter 3, explaining four types of clinging, what is anger and how it functions.

Duration:01:30:52

The root afflictions: Attachment

4/30/2021
How the afflictions cause problems and the importance of combating them. What attachment is and how it differs from aspiration.

Duration:01:30:10

Our human value

4/24/2021
How reflecting on duhkha lessens attachment to worldly pleasures and leads to an aspiration for liberation and awakening.

Duration:01:37:58

Kinds of duhkha

4/23/2021
Continuing the teachings from Chapter 2, explaining eight unsatisfactory conditions and describing characteristics of true duhkha through ten points.

Duration:01:13:39

Types of duhkha

4/23/2021
Continuing Chapter 2, covering the sections “Three Types of Duhkha”, “Feelings, Afflictions and Duhkha”, and “Six Disadvantages of Cyclic Existence".

Duration:01:21:06