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The Direct Road to Awakening

Step by Step Instructions on The Whole Path to Buddhahood.


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THE 5 STAGES OF THE BUDDHIST SPIRITUAL PATH


Introduction
Acknowledgements, Preface, and Introduction to the Stages

What is the Purpose of Religious Practice?
Understanding the motive for spiritual practices.

The Accumulation Stage
Accumulating the understanding and skills required to perceive our Buddha Nature

The Preparation Stage
Looking for our Buddha Nature.

The Insight Stage
Actually experiencing our Buddha Nature

The Meditation Stage
Stabilizing our experience of our Buddha Nature

The Perfection Stage
Perfecting our expression of our Buddha Nature

A Brief look at Tantra - The Quick Path