Monday, 22 February 2010

Sudden enlightenment

"We have to embrace our situation before the gradual process becomes inevitable as suddenness"

p91, Emailing the Lamas from Afar, Ngakpa Chögyam and Khandro Déchen, Aro Books, 2009, 978-0-9653948-5-7

Monday, 15 February 2010

The hell of being a practitioner

"The hell of being a practitioner is the state in which we begin to see our neuroses and yet we continue to afflict ourselves with them"

p78, Emailing the Lamas from Afar, Ngakpa Chögyam and Khandro Déchen, Aro Books, 2009, 978-0-9653948-5-7

Monday, 8 February 2010

The grave of 'do'

"I really have nothing in the world that is better to do than sit by the grave of 'do', in order that I can 'be' - and be undefined"

p74, Emailing the Lamas from Afar, Ngakpa Chögyam and Khandro Déchen, Aro Books, 2009, 978-0-9653948-5-7

Monday, 1 February 2010

Peace and Quiet

"We have to be the 'peace and quiet' rather than expecting the world to supply it"

p70, Emailing the Lamas from Afar, Ngakpa Chögyam and Khandro Déchen, Aro Books, 2009, 978-0-9653948-5-7