Kesaputta (Kalama Sutta: sometimes called ‘The Buddha’s Charter of Free Inquiry’).
Awareness is a natural state; it’s normal. It isn’t a compounded state that depends on other conditions.
Shunryu Suzuki’s comments of the Sandokai. Short film (around 15 minutes).
Many people have a hard time believing that there will be any rebirth when the present life is over. How do we know that rebirth is possible?
Seated Bodhisattva with one leg pendent. Japan, Asuka or Nara Period dated 606 or 666.
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?
Perceiving the power of separation caused by the judging mind is also very helpful. In other words, the judging mind creates more inner solitude.