Why does the mind, intent on filthiness,Santideva, The Way of the Bodhisattva, p. 118
Neglect the fresh young lotus blossom,
Opened in the sunlight of a cloudless sky,
To take joy rather in a sack of dirt?
21 October 2013
Contemplation: The Sunlight of a Cloudless Sky
After reviewing the guidelines for practice, take the following as your object of contemplation: