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Sunday, April 26, 2015
Via Daily Dharma
Devotion and Compassion | April 26, 2015
We need devotion to enlightened
beings and compassion to those who are not. Possessing these two, the
main training is maintaining nondistraction. When we forget mind essence
we get carried away. But with devotion and compassion, the practice of
recognizing mind essence will automatically progress.