31 July 3:00pm
#Karmapa on the antidote to afflictive emotions
Buddhist teachings are extremely difficult to preserve, mainly, as Buddha said, due to our emotions. Of course, the karma factor comes into play. Karma is a very strong force, a very powerful force that drives us to various limits. But by trying to understand the challenges of karma and the afflictive emotions that we face every day, we actually come to understand how beneficial this practice of compassion and wisdom is. The practice of compassion and wisdom is the antidote to the karma and afflictive emotions we face.