It is not until we realize that inter-dependence is the supporting pillar which makes liberation possible, that we can become free of suffering.
“The stories we tell ourselves dictate what corner we fight from.”
No thing can arise from itself. All things rely on conditions to be existent.
Realizing emptiness realizes peace.
This New Year, I resolve to work backwards. Instead of acting, or, really, reacting to the five senses, I vow to see their trickery and live accordingly.
Awakening together involves dissolving self and other.
"Where there is perception, there is deception."
"Nothing remains the same for two consecutive moments."
It is at the intersection of understanding the true nature of our stories and how we choose to let them control us that dialog and healing happen. Your opinion has value, but it's no more valuable than your counterpart's opinion
What do we live for: Ourself or the benefit of all else? How is serving others a manifestation of serving ourself?
From emptiness morality arises.
My hut is not the destination to meaning.
We all share that we are humans with emotions; that we don't want to suffer and want to be happy.
"I only see what I wanna see; My blanket covers me."
Our identity evolves around endless labels.
You may feel all alone with no one to comfort you.
God reveals himself to everyone everyday.
"Those who grasp at perceptions and views, just go around bothering each other."
"So often in pursuit, we miss the actual thing. Confusion is believing the opportunity for practice isn't always right here with us, in this exact moment."
Comedian Trevor Noah explores cultural oddities from the eyes of non-Zambians.