The alarm went off at 7:00am, the same as it would on any Monday morning, but this morning was all about making the most of the Bank holiday. 225 more words
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Buddhism teaches that human life is endowed simultaneously with both good and evil.
The human mind is interpreted as partaking of ten different conditions, or states, including, at one end of the scale, hell, which is filled with suffering; hunger, dominated by greed; and animality, characterized by fear of the strong and contempt for the weak. 45 more words
I’ve been out cycling this weekend, surrounded by beautiful nature and in the soft spring sunshine, just wonderful.
All thoughts fade away, as you lose yourself in the surroundings, so here is a snippet of wisdom from Nichiren Daishonin, about letting go of worldly desires… 63 more words
I can think of several people who would do well to listen to the following advice …
If you wish to attain Buddhahood, you have only to lower the banner of your arrogance, cast aside the staff of your anger, and devote yourself exclusively to the one vehicle of the Lotus Sutra. 27 more words