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84,000

“The Buddha taught 84,000 different teachings, but the root of all those teachings, when one finds the essence, is the mind of awakening, bodhichitta. Bodhichitta is the cause of all our happiness. It is love and compassion. No matter who … Continue reading

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Compassion and Emptiness

“According to Buddhism, ignorance of the empty nature of self and the rejection of compassion is the root cause of egotism, anger, attachment, and greed. Ignorance is why human beings have degraded the environment and are driving so many species … Continue reading

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