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Without a sense of universal responsibility…

“We are so closely connected that without a sense of universal responsibility, an understanding that we really are part of one big human family, we cannot hope to overcome the dangers to our very existence, let alone bring about peace … Continue reading

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Ignorance is the fundamental cause

“Ignorance is the fundamental cause of the painful round and round of cyclic existence.” — Insight from the Dalai Lama

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Let go…

Let go the past. Let go the future. Let go the present. Crossing to the farther shore of existence, with mind released from everything. Never again undergo birth and decay. — Dhammapada verse 348

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We are so closely connected…

“We are so closely connected that without a sense of universal responsibility, an understanding that we really are part of one big human family, we cannot hope to overcome the dangers to our very existence, let alone bring about peace … Continue reading

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Enlightenment is not anything new or something we create or bring into existence

“Enlightenment is not anything new or something we create or bring into existence. It is simply discovering within us what is already there. In tibetan, buddha is sang gyay. Sang means that all of the faults have been cleared away, … Continue reading

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