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One of my great poverties in life is my lack of reading Venerable Pratyudyānavasanta (this is Thích Nhất Hạnh's Sanskritic dharma name).
Which book are you referring to of his wherein h… ((more))
This is called Hīnayāna Buddhism. It doesn't matter if he is a Theravādin or Mahāyānika. Buddhism without compassion is the vehicle of individual liberation exclusively, and this liberatio… ((more))
(Nihon Daizōkyō Hensankai, Shugendō shōso 1, bussetsu sanjin juryōmuhen kyō, Sutra on the Unlimited Life of the Threefold Body)
The Buddha of No Thought and No Mind is the dharmadhātu. … ((more))
I've always thought this section of the Great Compassion Dhāraṇī had a particularly pleasing rhythm to it:
nama āryāvalokiteśvarāya bodhisattvāya mahāsattvāya mahākāruṇikāya
I bow to noble avalok… ((more))