A personal blog by a graying (mostly Anglo with light African-American roots) gay leftist leaning liberal progressive fit married college-educated former Baha'i NPR-listening Professor Emeritus now following the Dharma from California to Minas Gerais, Brasil.
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Via Daily Dharma
Conditioning Ourselves to Be Aware | April 14, 2015
is a natural capacity of the mind. It happens because of conditions
favorable to it. When such conditions arise, awareness happens. When
they do not, delusion happens. Learning to recognize the conditions that
give rise to each of these mental states helps us understand the
conditional nature of all experience.