Monthly Archives: January 2020

This Buddha

Buddha is without beginning, middle, or end. He is peace itself, fully self-awakened and self-expanded in Buddhahood. Having reached this state, he shows the indestructible, permanent path so that those who have no realization may realize. Wielding the supreme sword … Continue reading

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Light of Universal Liberation

Be careful not to consider yourselves inferior. Your bodies are manifestations of Buddha Nature; they always contain the light of universal liberation. If you exert yourselves, you will attain the path of very highest realization and save limitless beings. —Buddha … Continue reading

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No Other

sattva buddha na buddhas tv apara iha mahan vidyate lokadhatu Sentient beings are Buddhas. There are no other Great Buddhas here in this world. —Kalachakra Tantra, V, v.66

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Contradictions

The human mind has particular limitations, and the classic one, on which we base the whole discipline of logic, is that it cannot hold two contradictory ideas simultaneously. We know from other sciences, such as physics, that things actually appear … Continue reading

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PEACE

True peace cannot be achieved by force or by merely invoking the word “peace.” It can only be attained by training the mind and learning to cultivate inner peace. Peace is a calm and gentle state of mind. —Karmapa Ogyen … Continue reading

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This is Right Mindfulness

One is mindful to abandon wrong view and to enter and remain in Right View. One is mindful to abandon wrong intention and to enter and remain in Right Intention. One is mindful to abandon wrong speech and to enter … Continue reading

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Infatuation

The modern world has become infatuated with the practice of meditation. Smiling meditators grace the covers of magazines. CEOs are bringing mindfulness into the workplace. We’re even teaching children to meditate at school. Seeing all the images and hearing the … Continue reading

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