Friday, August 11, 2017

No Race to Enlightenment

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August 9, 2017
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There's No Race to Enlightenment

We breathe in and out, and we just watch that. Nothing else. It doesn't matter if we get enlightenment or not. It doesn't matter if our friends get enlightened faster. Who cares? We are just breathing.

—Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche, "Do Nothing"
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