- Unvirtuous Karma
- Nature of Karma
- Virtuous Karma
- Confessing One’s Faults: in this section there is an extended discussion of the attributes of the four opponent powers , the power of the support and the power of application (in terms of the power of application, Tāranātha discusses six methods of the power of application).
- The main categories of ‘the Hundred Syllable mantra’: gives a detailed explanation of why it is called the ‘one hundred syllable’ mantra and the extensive meaning of the Sanskrit syllables.
- The reason for meditating on Vajrasattva
This chapter is dedicated to explaining the purification and confession practice of the One-Hundred Syllable Mantra of Vajrasattva. It is divided into seven sections: