Pure Nature

Image result for clear pondSuppose there was a pool of clear, limpid, and unsullied water. A person with good eyesight standing there on the bank would see shells, gravel, and pebbles, and also shoals of fish swimming about and resting. Why is that? Because of the pure nature of the water.

In the same way, a person with an unsullied mind would know her own benefit, the benefit of others, the benefit of both. She would realize a superior human state, a truly noble distinction of knowledge and vision. Such a thing is possible. Why is that? Because of the pure nature of her mind.

Buddha Shakyamuni

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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