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.
Sunday, September 20, 2015
Today's Daily Dharma: Awakening from Without.
Awakening from Without
is not capable of achieving one’s salvation by one’s own conscious
effort. In fact, it is the very realization that one is so incapable
that leads to the transformation that constitutes real Buddhist wisdom:
namely, the awakening to non-self.”