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- Wed Dec 06, 2017 8:02 am
- Forum: Nichiren
- Topic: simultaneity of cause and effect
- Replies: 249
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From Lotus Sutra: There were bodhisattvas, As numerous as the sands of the Ganges River, Practicing by giving (dāna), perseverance (kṣānti), and so on (i.e., the six perfections), Who also became visible through the light of the Buddha. There were bodhisattvas, who, Having entered deep samādhi, Wer...
Zen is a concise teaching of Mahayana, Buddhadharma, or Mahaprajnaparamita. For example, if mind is not found anywhere, how can there be any suffering, cause of suffering, or liberation be found anywhere? Initially Buddha pointed out cause of suffering, then Buddha talked about no cause of suffering...
If even the state of buddhahood is an illusion, attaining the two benefits of buddhahood is also an illusion. Why should any being even bother with the Dharma? Like birds taking a shower in the river, they immerse themselves. All the bodhisattvas all carry a weapon. Van Thu Su Loi.jpg Van Thu Su Lo...
Like birds taking a shower in the river, they immerse themselves. All the bodhisattvas all carry a weapon.Sherab wrote: If even the state of buddhahood is an illusion, attaining the two benefits of buddhahood is also an illusion. Why should any being even bother with the Dharma?
When I discuss a subject with others, I make it a point to read and understand what is being said so that I don't waste the other person's time and effort with a reply that is not to point. Damn. People are lazy these days from smoking that stuff. So please just repeat what you said. You have been ...
- Tue Aug 15, 2017 5:40 am
- Forum: Prayers and Aspirations
- Topic: Threatened at work
- Replies: 5
- Views: 962
I work at an assisted living place for people with mental illness. I advise you to be kind to them, and don't hold any particular thought about them. They are just human. Also pray for them and all other staff members. Try it.