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    Shokai

    67/108 Gates of Dharma Illumination

    The Sixty-seventh Gate
    The power of wisdom is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with it] we depart from the two extremes

    Power of Wisdom :
    great or marked ability to know what is...

    Shokai Today 02:53 AM
    Shokai

    66/108 Gates of Dharma Illumination

    The Sixty-sixth Gate
    The power of balance is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with it] we discontinue all thoughts.

    Power of balance :
    great or marked ability to maintain mental...

    Shokai Yesterday 04:25 AM
    Shokai

    65/108 Gates of Dharma Illumination

    The Sixty-fifth Gate
    The power of mindfulness is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with it] we do not [blindly] go along with others.

    Power of mindfulness :
    great or marked...

    Shokai 02-24-2017 01:51 AM
    Shokai

    64/108 Gates of Dharma Illumination

    The Sixty-fourth Gate
    The power of effort is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with it] we do not regress or stray.

    Power of Effort :
    great or marked ability to make an earnest...

    Shokai 02-23-2017 03:30 AM
    Shokai

    63/108 Gates of Dharma Illumination

    The Sixty-third Gate
    The power of belief is a gate of Dharma illumination; for it surpasses the power of demons.

    Power of Belief :
    great or marked ability to have confidence in the...

    Shokai 02-22-2017 03:34 AM
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    Kyonin

    PRELIMINARY PLANNING: DHARMA TRACKS Across AMERICA WEST (August-Early September 2017)

    I am very happy for this year's Dharma Tracks adventure.

    If things go well with US-Mexico relationships, I may be able to join Jundo at some

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    Kyonin

    The Case Against Empathy

    Hi all,

    This is a very timely topic for me. Going to hospices and hospitals to help out and to talk to patients (cancer and diabetes mostly)

    Kyonin Today, 12:55 PM Go to last post
    Enjaku

    The Case Against Empathy

    I find this perspective interesting but two issues arise for me.

    Firstly, I think there a danger in assuming a "cool and practical

    Enjaku Today, 08:52 AM Go to last post
    Tom

    The Case Against Empathy

    Isn't avoiding burnout or compassion fatigue one of the points of Upekkha? I wonder if there isn't a Pali or old text somewhere that says exactly the

    Tom Today, 07:03 AM Go to last post
    pthwaites

    The Case Against Empathy

    Hello all. Thanks for this interesting discussion. I enjoyed the interview. There were a couple of thoughts that arose while listening.

    pthwaites Today, 04:54 AM Go to last post