The disease of believing in an ‘I’ ~ Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche

Someone with eye disease might see all kinds of objects apparently floating in the sky -lights, lines, and spots – when in truth there is nothing there. Similarly, because we have the disease of believing in an ‘I’, we see that ‘I’ as an inherently existing entity.


Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche

from the book The Heart of Compassion: The Thirty-seven Verses on the Practice of a Bodhisattva

translated by Padmakara Translation Group



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