From the space of the utterly pure extent of phenomena, deep and clear wisdom expands.
Mind’s primordial nature is forever free of elaboration.
Not deluded by habitual mind or samsara and nirvana as they naturally arise.
To this expanse, the equal nature of all things, I bow.
from the book Music In The Sky: The Life, Art, And Teachings Of The 17Th Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje
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Further quotes from the book Music In The Sky:
- The Song of Natural Awareness
- Graduated path
- Pure heart
- Passing the day with a kind-hearted mind
- A Festival of the Field for Gathering Merit
- Letting the Sun Shine
- Taking Our Problems and Sufferings as a Support for Our Practice
- Being of Benefit
- Progressing along our way
- Diverting from our true purpose
- Experiencing mental happiness
- Importance of Calm Abiding
- The Peaceful and Calming Victory Flag
- The Mind Is Like Space
- The Remedy Is Meditation
- The Three Kayas
- Remaining in the depths of mind
- The moon of bliss