I believe the ultimate source of blessings is within us. A good motivation and honesty bring self-confidence, which attracts the trust and respect of others.
Where hatred, pride, jealousy, desire and stupidity decrease, not only conflicts but also epidemics and natural calamities in the world will decrease as well, like
We ordinary beings who haven’t realized emptiness don’t see things as similar to illusions. We don’t realize that things are merely labeled by mind and
We should develop confidence that the nature of samsara is impermanent, and start practicing – right now. We might plan to live for fifty years
Although we are all the same in not wanting problems and wanting a peaceful life, we tend to create a lot of problems for ourselves.
The practitioner who has the greatest yearning devotion receives the greatest blessing. Even though rain falls evenly over the land, it is only where perfect