Claiming Enlightenment

There are also those who, claiming enlightenment, insist that they understand the non-substantial nature of reality. Boasting that the disease of materialism cannot infect them, they try to prove their immunity by carefully shunning all earthly enjoyments. But they, too, are in the dark. -Han Shan Deqing   Going around saying you’re enlightened is kind … More Claiming Enlightenment

Be An Example

They best way to convert other people to the Dharma Way, is to convert yourself to it first. Be an example for them to follow. One natural act flowing out of good character is more convincing than the most eloquent speech. –Han Shan Deqing If you’re living in the west, there’s a good chance that … More Be An Example