You Are Not “I”

14737877-vector-symbol-of-question-mark-isolated-on-white-backgroundFrom your individual perspective, the pronoun “I” belongs to you. The person in front of you is “other”.

Have you ever considered that you are the only person in the world who agrees with your appropriation of the pronoun “I”? For everyone else, you are not “I”. You are “other”.

“I” is a perspective; not a reality. Just as “here” only exists in reference to “there”, the pronoun “I” is just a point of view.

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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One Response to You Are Not “I”

  1. Eric woody says:

    Thanks i get shentong it s starting to make sense

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