The 12 practices are organized in three vessels, Grounding, Fruition, and Fertile, each preparing learners to integrate wisdom into an interdependent awareness.
12. COMMUNITY AS CONTEXT.
This practice ultimately determines what it is to be a person, because becoming a “self” happens in community. This practice expands my view of “self” and community as mutually dependent on causes and conditions – a point of view that unifies and views coherence in the flow of experiences.
I believe I am a discrete, fixed, and solid entity. I am an independent and individual identity to protect and defend.