This talk centers on the natural, effortless delight that arises from an unfettered mind, one freed from the tension caused by craving and clinging.
The defilements of others pose an existential threat to everyone. This insight motivates us to end clinging to any constellation of mind and matter.
The Buddha offered practical instruction on a range of subjects, from the benefits of moderation, morality, sense restraint, non-greed, justice, and compassion, to guidance on how to be an effective, impactful leader.
When the habit of generating a self ceases, bliss spontaneously floods the mind, a reality which has always been there but has been covered over by thoughts, emotions, moods, narratives, biological hard-wiring and assorted drives.