Practicing the Path - Table of Contents

A Commentary on the Lamrim Chenmo


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Foreword by Geshe Lhundub Sopa
Editor’s Preface
Preface by Lama Zopa Rinpoche

Part 1: Introduction to the Lamrim

Introduction to the Text
The Excellent Qualities of the Author
The Greatness of the Dharma
How to Teach and Listen to the Dharma

Part 2: The Foundation of Practicing the Lamrim

Relying on the Spiritual Teacher
The Meditation Practice
Precious Human Rebirth

Part 3: The Small Scope

Remembering Death and Impermanence
Contemplating the Suffering and Happiness of Future Lives
The Method to Attain Happiness in Future Lives
The Law of Cause and Effect

Part 4: The Medium Scope

Recognizing and Generating the Wish for Liberation
The Nature of the Path to Liberation

Part 5: The Great Scope

How Bodhichitta is the Doorway to Practicing the Great Vehicle
The Manner of Generating Bodhichitta Mind
After Generating Bodhichitta, the Manner of Training in the Conduct of a Bodhisattva
Calming the Mind
The Final Perfection

Part 6: Conclusion

Dedication by Lama Zopa Rinpoche
Appendix: Outline of the Text
Glossary of Tibetan Names and Terms
Bibliography of Principal Sources