Interconnected Wisdom: Lama Tsongkhapa’s In Praise of Dependent Origination

In this course we will develop insight into one of the most celebrated works of Lama Tsongkhapa; “In Praise of Dependent Origination.” This text, revered for its depth and clarity, offers a masterful exposition of the Buddhist concept of dependent origination, a fundamental principle that underpins the entirety of Buddhist philosophy and practice.

Throughout this course, participants will gain an in-depth understanding of dependent origination, exploring how all phenomena arise in dependence upon multiple causes and conditions, and how this understanding can lead to a deeper realization of emptiness and liberation from suffering and delve into the text’s verses and commentary, uncovering the profound wisdom contained within and its implications for both philosophical understanding and daily practice.

Intended for new and seasoned practitioners, this course offers a unique opportunity to deepen one’s understanding of Buddhist philosophy through the lens of one of its greatest teachers. Participants will leave with a richer appreciation of the interconnected nature of reality and the practical wisdom needed to navigate the path to enlightenment.

Dates: Jun 5 2024, — Sep 24, 2024

No Class Aug 21 or 28

In Person and Zoom


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