Truth Of Happiness Week Four Talk Right View & Right Intention
This talk introduces the fourth week’s Truth Of Happiness course Dhamma study on the first two factors of the Eightfold Path, Right View and Right Intention. There were four new sangha members at this Saturday class and a brief synopsis of the first three weeks classes is included in this talk. This talk was recorded in Frenchtown New Jersey on December 26, 2015.
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My Dhamma articles and talks are based on the Buddha's teachings (suttas) as preserved in the Sutta Pitaka, the second book of the Pali Canon. I have relied primarily on Thanissaro Bhikkhu’s excellent and insightful translation of the Pali generously made freely available at his website Dhammatalks.org, as well as the works of Nyanaponika Thera, John Ireland, Maurice Walsh, Hellmuth Hecker, and Sister Khema, among others, as preserved at Access To Insight.
Also, I have found Bhikkhu Bodhi's translations from Wisdom Publications Pali Canon Anthologies to be most informative and an excellent resource.
I have made contextual edits to the suttas from these sources for further clarity, to modernize language, to minimize repetition, and maintain relevance to Dependent Origination and Four Noble Truths.
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