The Good Points of Suffering

06-shantideva

Suffering does have its good points.

Through humiliation, conceit is dispelled;

compassion awakens for wandering beings;

unwholesomeness is avoided;

and love of virtue arises.

—Shantideva

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.
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2 Responses to The Good Points of Suffering

  1. Yonten says:

    Tashi – Thank you for all your posts.
    Humbly – Yonten

  2. paulfarma says:

    Thank you.PKL

    Great Middle Way 於 2014年07月12日 (週六) 8:41 PM 寫道﹕

    WordPress.com Tashi Nyima posted: ” Suffering does have its good points. Through humiliation, conceit is dispelled; compassion awakens for wandering beings; unwholesomeness is avoided; and love of virtue arises. —Shantideva”

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