How to be in your life is meditation practice; how to understand your life is scholarship. That combination comes up in ordinary life as well. For instance, eating food is meditation practice, and talking about how to cook that food is scholarship. So those two factors work together and both are important, both the heart and the brain.
From “Joining Study and Practice” in The Profound Treasury of the Ocean of Dharma. Volume One: The Path of Individual Liberation, page 41
Of Interest to Readers
From May 24 to June 2, Judy Lief, editor of The Profound Treasury of the Ocean of Dharma will lead a nine-day residential program of practice and study of Volume One. Learn more here.