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  • One Elephant One Truth

    February 28, 2013

    The truth is a big truth, very big. It is big like the sky. It is true. Fire burns—true. There is one truth, even on the relative level; it is...


    This post was posted in Ocean of Dharma

  • Rejoicement Therapy

    February 27, 2013

    Sentient beings are the cause of our enlightenment. When they bother us, we learn patience; when they’re suffering, we learn loving-kindness and compassion. No matter what reaction they evoke,we can...


    This post was posted in Pema Chödrön

  • Where the River Meets the Ocean

    February 26, 2013

    The vajrayana or tantric teachings of the Buddha are like a river delta: the place where the river meets the ocean is where the vajrayana actually occurs. In order to...


    This post was posted in Ocean of Dharma

  • Rest Naturally

    February 25, 2013

    In the avadhuti, the main path of enlightenment,
    Prana and mind, bliss and warmth, are united,
    Becoming unconditioned great bliss.
    The wisdom of unobscured insight dawns.
    “This is unsurpassable,” the guru has said.
    The darkness...


    This post was posted in Dharma

  • The Eight Reminders

    February 22, 2013

    "Castles and crowded cities are the places
    Where now you love to stay;
    But remember that they will fall in ruins
    After you have departed from this earth.
    "Pride and vainglory are the lure
    Which...


    This post was posted in Dharma, Shambhala

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