The topic of this teaching, given at Bodhicharya Berlin and on Zoom, is “The Four Foundations”. It came out of a conversation he had with people who practice Ngöndro, where he emphasised the importance of reflecting on the four fundamental thoughts that turn the mind away from Samsara.
This is an ongoing series of teachings, and new sessions will be added here as they become available.
Part 1: Precious Human Life & Impermanence
Part 2: Karma – cause and effect
Part 3: Karma – ethics; 10 virtuous and non-virtuous (or positive and negative) actions
Part 4: Karma – 3 virtuous and non-virtuous actions of the body
Part 5: Karma – 4 virtuous and non-virtuous actions of the speech
Part 6: Karma – 3 virtuous and non-virtuous actions of the mind
With German consecutive translation. Audio translations to Chinese, French, Portuguese and Spanish are below. (Note that not all sessions have been translated.)