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You can't clarify what sweetness is to the guy who hasn't ever tasted candies. you could carry your whole articulateness, yet you can't clarify an easy factor, sweetness. the single means is to provide him a few candies. Thats what the masters were doing all alongside. instead of telling you what sweetness is, they give it to you to flavor. They themselves are providing, their very own presence so you might style it. Osho
Bodhidharma is termed because the twenty sixth Patriarch within the line emanating from Gautam Buddha. besides the fact that, as Osho says, he exhibits even greater flights than Buddhawho wouldn't settle for any woman disciplesas his grasp was once the enlightened lady, Pragyatara.
Buddhism had entered china 600 years past, and now Pragyatara urged Bodhidharma to move there and to move on Buddhas crucial message of enlightenment. the sooner messengers of Buddhas teachings had had a good effect at the humans of China, yet none were enlightened. It was once now time for the flavor of recognition, of Awakening, to be handed on.
Osha dissects those 3 volumes of notes from Bodhiddharmas disciples intimately, stating the place, and the way, the disciples minds have are available in to distort the message of this Buddhaan woke up one.
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Osho is a revolution, inspiring hundreds of thousands of individuals around the globe along with his method of the technology of internal transformation. but in his personal phrases, he says, i'm not anyone. I dont belong to any kingdom, I dont belong to political get together. i'm easily someone, the way in which lifestyles created me.
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Bodhidharmas assertion is, buddhas dont retailer buddhas. he's asserting you're all buddhas no matter if you recognize it or no longer, an
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Nobody thinks it is a dream. It is so real. Bodhidharma is trying to give you an example. When you die, your eyes will be closed .... In the East it is a tradition: the moment somebody dies, immediately his eyes are closed. From my very childhood I have been interested in the idea -why? Let him die if he wants to die with open eyes. Why should others be interfering -- you cannot even allow him a little freedom of keeping his eyes open after death? I asked everybody, because whenever somebody died I was always present.
This instance shows that the people who have been writing these sutras of Bodhidharma were good as far as language was concerned, but they were not at all in tune with the experience of enlightenment -- not at all. So there are many false statements, very confused statements, along with absolutely right statements from Bodhidharma. So one has to read with a very sharp awareness; otherwise it is very difficult to find where Bodhidharma ends and the disciple comes in, and where the disciple ends and Bodhidharma comes in.
Because I have every certainty in my being that they are not your words. No poet can use those words in the places where they have been used. A linguist, yes; a man who wants to be perfect in grammar and language will use them. But a poet has a certain freedom; he has a poetic license to go a little off the track with grammar because poetry is a higher value than prose. F. Andrews. " And he gave his words and Yeats was immensely happy. He said, "Now everything is okay. Those four rocks are removed from the river-like flow.