Neither seeking fame nor grieving my poverty
In our practice it isn’t necessary to talk of samatha or vipassanā; just call it the practice of Dhamma, that’s enough.
This is called dukkha (suffering). But there is a profounder meaning to it.
One is the Bodhisattva of the Great Path, The other the Patriarch of the Great Buddha. What evidence is there?
This last of the four Southern Song Academy masters is shown as providing a bridge between that tradition and the new kind of painting associated with Chan (Zen) Buddhism: why it was preserved almost entirely in Japan and scarcely at all in China. Film 72 minutes
Question: Would you call awareness ‘enlightenment’?
At first glance this sculpture appears to represent the bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara but is in fact Vajrasattva.
Perceiving the power of separation caused by the judging mind is also very helpful. In other words, the judging mind creates more inner solitude.