1.4 Looking at the Core Dyad of Self-Other


Self, other, seeing the other, compassion for the other, seeing that actions have effects, intending help not harm, expanding to all others, compassion for all others, intending help for all others.

(Recorded on 3.13.18 at Insight Meditation Satsang, Berkeley, CA)


Continuing with bodhisattva practice, looking at the core dyad of self-other, seeing the other (and not), seeing that which self and other may share: that which may be called universal, and based in compassion the arising of the intention to help and not harm others. Then the bodhisattva vow to become a Buddha in order to liberate beings most effectively, and the opening to paradox and vastness.

(Recorded on 3.13.18 at Insight Meditation Satsang, Berkeley, CA)
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