In this session, spiritual director John Bruna gives a powerful commentary on the text Approaching Buddhism by His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Venerable Thubten Chodron. John unpacks the topics of purification and accumulation of spiritual merit, bringing to light how important these practices are for our wisdom to grow on the path to Enlightenment. He also discusses the importance of motivation and the role it plays in ensuring our virtuous actions propel us along the path of awakening. This episode was recorded on August 2nd, 2023.
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May you flourish in your practice and may all beings swiftly be free of suffering.