125400[dsg] Re: Forgiving, was Delisting.
- Jul 5, 2012Dear Nina & all,
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Nina van Gorkom <vangorko@...> wrote:
> >S: "Each moment in daily life there can be the practice of
> > Dhamma..."
> > There are tests all day, tests of whether there is kindness, help
> > and understanding or whether lobha, dosa and moha win out again....
> N: Yes always things happening that are beyond control. What a test!
> As to forgiving, I found this passage of pilgrimage so helpful about
> the perfections Bodhisattas are accumulating: <"They constantly
> arouse energy, having beings' welfare and happiness at heart. When
> they have acquired heroic fortitude through supreme energy, they
> become patient with beings' many kinds of faults....">
S: That's very good. I think understanding leads to such fortitude and patience, patience with "beings' many kinds of faults". We see how all the paramis (perfections) work together.
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