YouTube Excerpt – 20181129

YouTube Excerpt posted on 29 November 2018
Patience Towards our Defilements

When defilements arise in our minds, we often act without thinking. The Buddha teaches us to pause, and approach them with forebearance and acceptance

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YouTube Excerpt – 20181122

YouTube Excerpt posted on 22 November 2018
Filial Piety


How do we show our parents we love them?
Besides providing for them financially, we can spend more time with them.

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YouTube Excerpt – 20181107

YouTube Excerpt posted on 15 November 2018
Check Your Mental States

To purify our minds, we must constantly check for the presence of unwholesome mental states. The Buddha gave us a checklist of these hindrances to Enlightenment.

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SGC – 20181104

Weekly Spiritual Group Cultivation (SGC) on 11 Nov 2018

What Makes One a Good Patient? How to be Amendable to Teachings?

What five qualities do a good patient and a cultivator share to be amenable to cure and the teachings respectively?

Join us as Ven Chuan Guan shares the Sutta on “The Monk with Dysentery”.

The Sutta is available at https://www.accesstoinsight.org/tipitaka/vin/mv/mv.08.26.01-08.than.html.

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YouTube Excerpt – 20181107

YouTube Excerpt posted on 8 November 2018
Do Enlightened Ones Truly Understand Our Struggles?

Bodhisattvas were once ordinary people who faced the same difficulties in life as we do, but chose to devote themselves to helping all sentient beings.

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YouTube Excerpt – 20181018

YouTube Excerpt posted on 25 October 2018
Why is Work not Fulfilling?

We find our work unfulfilling often because we have overly high expectations of how much pleasure it should bring us.

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