Don’t want to “suffer any more”? Wake up so we can be of benefit. Fearless in the face of anything.
Pema Chodron: “Do Something Different.”
Reactive Emotions: the Suffering of Suffering.
The buck never seems to stop anywhere—and that’s how divorces and wars start—sometimes, perhaps, from a momentary glimpse of a stern face.
www.pemachodrontapes.com. This is an excerpt from Pema Chodron’s recent teachings from Gampo Abbey on the Four Limitless Ones. Here Ani Pema talks about the longing to be completely free and also the 3 kinds of suffering. From Pema Chodron’s archivists, Great Path. Item 153, Talk 8: Bodhicitta: A Call to Action.
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