One afternoon Sariputta and Modgallana brought a friend, the ascetic Dighanakha, to meet the Buddha. He also happened to be Sariputta’s uncle. When he learned that his nephew had become a disciple of the Buddha, he was curious to learn about the Buddha’s teaching. 1,013 more words
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A Very Difficult Subject
Confusing or conflating our awakened essence
with religion, culture and politics
can make a mystery remain a mystery.
The two videos yesterday – one by Tulku Urgyen and the other by Mingyur Rinpoche – reveal that the Buddha’s teaching is all about awareness; resting in pure awareness. 413 more words