In any case, actual practice should always be undertaken in three stages: cultivating renunciation, arousing bodhicitta, and, finally, contemplating emptiness. Just practicing these three accordingly would be enough to eradicate ignorance. No more, no less. Once ignorance ceases, the chain of causation will be broken as well. So, do make the best use of your time and practice diligently.
~ Luminous Wisdom Book Series 1