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The Power of Youth

July 8, 2011

The usual approach that we take toward spirituality is to look for some experience that might enable us to rediscover our adulthood rather than go back to our innocent childlike quality. We have been fooled into looking for a way to become completely grown-up and respectable, as it were, or psychologically sound. Tantra has a different notion of enlightenment, which is connected with youth and innocence.

From “Primordial Innocence,” in Crazy Wisdom, pages 25 to 26

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