Posts Tagged ‘Self Nature’

The Real Gnosis of the Buddhas

However one attempts to define IT The Essence of ITs Unborn Nature Remains the same—UN-Soiled and UN-Nameable Even Huang Bo's whiskers cannot rub-up against It. As observed from this Mindset Consciousness and its modes are inadequate To grasp ITs boundless stature. The moment you superimpose any thought or image You are terribly lost and irrevocably damaged. Here there is neither subject nor object But stillness in the equipoise of enraptured Self-Nature. This is the succulent taste Read more [...]

The self-nature of all things

Painting by Michael Newhall (Chapter II, v.10) Hearing his words the Buddha, the best knower of the world, looking over the whole assembly, spoke to the son of the Sugata thus: (Chapter II, v. 174) The Sankha and the Vaiseshika philosophers teach birth from a being or from a non-being; all that are proclaimed by them are inexplicables. Sankha: Samkhya or Sankhya (Sanskrit: सांख्य, IAST: sāṃkhya) is one of the six āstika schools of Hindu philosophy. It is most related Read more [...]