Sunday, June 25, 2017

Via Sri Prem Baba – Awaken Love / Flower of the Day: 06/25/17

“Many people take pleasure in watching violent scenes and unaware of this, end up feeding their own suffering. The one who feels pleasure in the other’s suffering is the suffering self, an entity that feeds on negative emotions and cruelty, even if it’s just a movie. This is a form of negatively oriented pleasure. It means that the vital energy is joined together with suffering.”
Sri Prem Baba

Via Daily Dharma: The Pure Land Is in This Life

The Pure Land isn’t like heaven, because it’s not a place that you go to—it’s more a state of mind, and it can be accessed in this life.

—Reverend Patricia Kanaya Usuki, “The Great Compassion

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