Loving Kindness Meditation

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Re: Loving Kindness Meditation

Post by antiquebuddhas » Fri Dec 04, 2015 1:17 pm

Seishin wrote:
I think metta is better translated as "benevolence" rather than loving kindness. Also note: metta is not love and kindness, it is kindness that is loving.
It is written "The Practice of Loving-Kindness (Metta)" in access Tonight.
http://www.accesstoinsight.org/lib/auth ... el007.html
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