“Our perception and our attachment are the result of our ignorance [all about self] - me, me, me! This is the root cause of all misconceptions and sufferings. Only through the guidance of someone who has the proper perception to help us to see our faults [can we] generate the mentality to reject them.” – Master Jih-Chang
We all should recognize that in our lives, the most profound favor the virtuous teachers bestow on us is imparting the teaching. So what power can Dharma have to transform our lives? Dharma, by definition, is to change and to relieve. What does it change? What to relieve? - Global Lamrim 2, Lecture 0015
What is the definition and characteristic of Dharma?
What should we do after learning about the good qualities of our excellent teachers and the characteristics of Dharma?