How We Know Virtue

by Peter Carlson on July 12, 2013

In another of a series of dialogues during which Peter explores ways to transpose the wisdom of the Buddhist teaching called The Four Noble Truths, modern ways of validating the usefulness of virtue to support peace of mind and clarity regarding our daily lifestyle decisions.  The significant differences of  complexity in our era as compared to the time of the Buddha was emphasized, which requires diligent mental discipline to manage effectively.  Next week’s dialogue will explore more modern understandings of Right Speech, Right Action and Right Livelihood, which are the elements of virtue in the Noble Eightfold Path.

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