alternative facts

All things exist. All things do not exist. All things both exist and do not exist. All things neither exist nor do not exist.


confirmation hearing

“In the morning, hear the Way; in the evening, die content!”



Greed, anger, delusion



“The bodhisattva can pick up this billion-world-galactic universe and throw it beyond universes as numerous as the sands of the Ganges.”


identity politics

Me versus myself


one-state solution

Abiding continuously in awareness



Deepening one’s practice after an experience of insight


preexisting condition

Original enlightenment


travel ban

The king’s order that his son, Siddhartha, was not to venture beyond the palace



“A special transmission [of dharma] outside the sutras, not depending on words.”