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    Shokai

    30/108 Gates of Dharma Illumination

    The Thirtieth Gate

    No self-deception is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with it] we
    do not praise ourselves.

    Self-deception :
    the act or an instance of deceiving oneself,...

    Shokai Yesterday 02:29 AM
    Shokai

    29/108 Gates of Dharma Illumination

    The Twenty-nineth Gate

    Repayment of kindness is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with
    it] we do not cheat and disregard others.

    Repayment :
    to make return to in any way; to...

    Shokai 01-18-2017 02:15 AM
    Shokai

    28/108 Gates of Dharma Illumination

    The Twenty-eighth Gate

    Recognition of kindness is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with
    it] we do not throw away good roots.

    Recognition of kindness :
    acknowledge Kindness...

    Shokai 01-17-2017 01:18 AM
    Shokai

    27/108 Gates of Dharma Illumination

    The Twenty-seventh Gate

    The Three Devotions are a gate of Dharma illumination; for they
    purify the three evil worlds.

    Three Devotions :
    Devotion to the Buddha, Dharma and Sangha...

    Shokai 01-15-2017 09:59 PM
    Shokai

    26/108 Gates of Dharma Illumination

    The Twenty-sixth Gate

    Dharma conduct is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with it] we
    follow the conduct that is the Dharma.

    Dharma conduct :
    personal behavior; way of acting;...

    Shokai 01-15-2017 04:06 AM
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    JohnsonCM

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    Jundo

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    Risho

    BOOK OF EQUANIMITY - Case 74

    "I've heard it said in a sutra that all dharmas arise from a nondwelling base. What is this non-dwelling base?"

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