New answers tagged

-1

To walk on and leave (in gratitude, with appreciation and understanding! other wouldn't work), with metta [common people call such defeated, release], doesn't require any relation any more, so why worry about unhealthy relations here? It's of course unhealthy to maintain harmful relations and at least, even pleasing relations are harmful as well so the ...


1

It appears that this phrasing in particular is specific to Geshe Langri Tangpa. A google search yields some interesting results, but maybe you have read them. "Giving the Victory to Others" - on Study Buddhism by Berzin Archives "Accepting defeat and offering the victory" by Ven. Thubten Chonyi I think that here, as is often the case, ...


0

The implication in the question suggests that you have an inner inclination to recognize worldly suffering. From my experience, whilst this was a tough undertaking, it was a necessary part of my practice. I had been drawn to hold the world's suffering and not just at the planes of materiality but down into the collective human unconscious - literally going ...


0

If your goal is stream entry, then you need to break the first three fetters. These fetters are (in no particular order): Self-view: the state in which clinging to the five aggregates creates a sense of self — an 'I', 'me', or 'mine' — that appears as permanent or irreducible Rites and Rituals: the state in which practices or doctrine are treated as though ...


Top 50 recent answers are included