The benefits of realising emptiness: the effortless display of great compassion. The limitations of the intellectual approach. Meditation essential for further insight and realisation of shunyata. Even a slight understanding of Madhyamika helps to lessen insecurity and bring contentment. Contentment arises from compassion. Nature of compassion.
Q & A.: Value of slight experience of shunyata. Later life of Shantideva. If two people realise emptiness do they experience the same thing?