- Renouncing the Eight Worldly Dharmas by Lama Zopa Rinpoche
- His Holiness the Dalai Lama, “The Meaning of Life”.
- Pabongkha Rinpoche, “Liberation in the Palm of Your Hand”, sections related to the death process and twelve links of dependent origination
Reflect: Briefly explain the relationship between the afflictive emotions, karma, and samsara. Give examples from your own experience.
Meditate: Death and the Twelve Links in the Basic Lam Rim meditation guide provided to DB attendees.