Op 2-nov-2012, om 12:29 heeft philip het volgende geschreven:
> What other dhammas "assist panna to understand the characteristic
> of the present moment." Of course the seven universal cetasikas and
> then all the other cetasikas that must be present for any moment of
> kusala. There are many.
> Is this why kusala is relatively rare? Because so many cetasikas
> are necessary for assisting in the arising of a kusala citta? Or is
> kusala rare simply because so much akusala has been accumulated?
N: Because so much akusala has been accumulated, kusala has not yet
become our nature.
> Ph: It would be good if this message sunk deeper into my heart, so
> that there was more of a sense of urgency to avoid akusala. ....
> But absolutely no way to make it arise when there are not
> conditoins for it to arise.
N: It means: just listen more.
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