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...
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;...
The Twenty-fifth Gate
Truth is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with it] we do not deceive
being in accordance with the actual state or conditions;...
The Twenty-fourth Gate
Veracity is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with it] we do not
deceive gods and human beings.
habitual observance of truth in speech or...
The Twenty-third Gate
Humility is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with it] eternal malevolence vanishes.
the quality or condition of being humble; modest opinion...
Just finished sitting this. Thank you all!
If a student recognizes confidence men it would be circumspect to ignore them. Or not.
Reading the adventure of a New Buddhist. So far, so far.
Congratulations to all
May your practice bring peace and strength in life's choppy waters,
Is there any energy there to change though? Is there any change? The minute we use our entomologist's pins, the whole thing falls apart. Does the ball