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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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    Jakuden

    The Case Against Empathy

    Yes there definitely are folks in the helping professions that become truly uncaring, with very dangerous and detrimental consequences. I think what happens

    Jakuden Today, 02:34 AM Go to last post
    Shingen

    The Case Against Empathy

    Thank you Jundo, that was nicely put. =)

    Gassho
    Shingen

    s@today

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    Jundo

    The Case Against Empathy

    I wonder if there is something here. The historical Buddha worked all his life to help sentient beings, yet the old Suttas depict him as rather aloof

    Jundo Today, 12:55 AM Go to last post
    Geika

    SIT-A-LONG with JUNDO: Sit Down & Speak Up

    I feel that is a really practical way to be, Patrick.

    Gassho, sat today

    Geika Yesterday, 11:33 PM Go to last post
    Enjaku

    The Case Against Empathy

    I see increased feelings of empathy as the natural outcome of turning towards reality, including turning towards pain and suffering. Those who feel sympathy

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