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What are the odds..

BunksBunks Australia Veteran

...of being born in the human realm in the West at a time that the Dharma is available in the West?

I rejoice in our good fortune!

Blessings to you all.....

karastiJaySonTiggerVastmindShoshinsilverDhammaDragonzenyatta

Comments

  • JaySonJaySon Everywhere in the Cosmos Veteran

    Indeed good sir!

  • ShoshinShoshin No one in particular Nowhere Special Veteran

    What are the odds..

    I'd say "One in 400 trillion" give or take a few bilion :)

    One of my Dharma teachers keeps going on about how precious it is to be born human...Simple statement but all so true....

    However when Dukkha starts to sink ones raft, in a panic, it is easy for one to overlook the precious life jacket AKA the Dharma ......

    BunksTiggerDhammaDragon
  • federicafederica seeker of the clear blue sky Its better to remain silent and be thought a fool, than to speak out and remove all doubt Moderator

    They forgot to mention the turtle was also blind....

    dhammachickBunks
  • TiggerTigger Toronto, Canada Veteran

    A blessing for sure, brings nothing but peace and happiness

  • IronRabbitIronRabbit Veteran
    edited January 22

    @federica said:
    They forgot to mention the turtle was also blind....

    ......and only surfaced once every hundred years.....

    Apropos of nothing(ness) this little pup is deaf....glad he surfaced here....

    dhammachickFosdick
  • dhammachickdhammachick crazy Aussie BUJU Sydney, Australia Veteran

    Naaaaw so adorbs <3

  • DhammaDragonDhammaDragon Carpe Diem Recidivist Samsarist Veteran

    I feel blessed every single day of my life for being chosen by Buddhadharma.
    And I keep choosing Buddhadharma every single day <3

    BunksdhammachickTigger
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