"Student" and guru...  

rm_anacortes 74M
236 posts
12/18/2005 9:12 pm

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"Student" and guru...


Do attachments still rear their ugly head in your practice? And, if so, what do you do about them?"

Lama Shenpen:

That is what my practice consists of all the time - habitual patterns of attachment to things as real, to ways of thinking that I know are misguided. So the practice is to notice that and wake up - that is what practice is. When there is no more attachment I wont need practice - I will be Enlightened!

Source:Buddhism Connect

rm_goddess1946 106F
13518 posts
12/21/2005 6:38 am

i believe that as one practices, there are lessons in...
attachment, detachment, and unattachment.

they are not the same;
and yet, they all serve.
the question is how?

knowing there is great freedom in knowing.

may this holiday time be filled with great joy for you, Shiva... {=}

Just a little food for thought.............
If you really want to be happy, nobody can stop you...

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