On the path to awakening, we realize the impossibility of searching for safety by “taking a stand” on the many views, preferences, and identities we adopt. Understanding these as empty, dissolving phenomena, we turn instead to accepting reality as it is....
This talk centers on the natural, effortless delight that arises from an unfettered mind, one freed from the tension caused by craving and clinging.
Uprooting the āsavas, the drivers of suffering, sets us on a course to profound peace, freedom, and bliss.
The defilements of others pose an existential threat to everyone. This insight motivates us to end clinging to any constellation of mind and matter.