The Ninety-sixth Gate
To teach and guide living beings is a gate of Dharma illumination;for we ourselves neither indulge pleasures nor become tired.
[B]To teach and guide living beings...
The Ninety-fifth Gate
Acceptance of the right Dharma is a gate of Dharma illumination; for it eradicates the afflictions of all living beings.
Acceptance of the right Dharma :...
The Ninety-fourth Gate
The four elements of sociability are a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with them] we accept all living beings and, after we have attained [the truth of] bodhi, we...
The Ninety-third Gate
Expedient means are a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with them] we manifest ourselves according to the dignified forms that living beings admire, and we teach and...
The Ninety-second Gate
The wisdom pāramitā is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [withit] we eradicate the darkness of ignorance, together with attachment to views, and we teach and guide...
And sadly, that is the most f**King difficult part!!
Psychiatrists of my generation focus on psychotropic medications to manage psychiatric illness. I defer to Meishin and others that do
using CBT and variants of mindfulness for a long time, I was attracted to Shikantaza because of the easy fit. There is a flavor and there
Gassho to all...
This is a beautiful connection, Kokuu, thank you That I strive and get nowhere, yet if I surrender, the
Looking forward to what the professionals here have to say about this.