This talk defines what constitutes the five spiritual faculties and what it takes to develop them. It offers a hands-on understanding of how faith, energy, mindfulness, concentration, and wisdom, when developed, lead to freedom.
Resolve played a major role in the Buddha's enlightenment. Consequently we can see the importance of this quality in our own practice. This talk details it's meaning and how to develop and incorporate it into our practice - propelling us ever onward towards liberation
This talk makes the point that mindfulness and lovingkindness are integral to each other, not separate and that they both lead to wisdom and are supported by wisdom. It includes poetry by Billy Collins and many stories.