9th Bodhisattva Vow

As a disciple of the Buddha, I must not harbor anger or encourage others to be angry. I should not create the causes, conditions, methods, or karma of anger.

As a disciple of the Buddha, I must be compassionate and filial, helping all sentient beings develop the good roots of non-contention. If instead, I insult and abuse sentient beings with harsh words, hitting them with my fists or feet, or attacking them with a knife or club, or harbor grudges even when the victims confess their mistakes and humbly seek forgiveness in a soft, conciliatory voice, I commit a major offense.

—Brahma Net Sutra, Bodhisattva Vows

About Tashi Nyima

I am a Dharma student, and aspire to be a companion on the path. I trust that these texts can offer a general approach and basic tools for practicing the Buddha's way to enlightenment. ||| Soy un estudiante del Dharma, y aspiro a ser un compañero en el sendero. Espero que estos textos ofrezcan a algunos un mapa general y herramientas básicas para la práctica del sendero a la iluminación que nos ofrece el Buda.
This entry was posted in Sutra and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s