Ten Qualities Leading to Awakening

The term used for the ten qualities leading to awakening, or “Buddhahood”, is “Parami” (Paramita), which means “perfection.” These include: Perfection in giving Perfection in morality Perfection in renunciation Perfection in wisdom Perfection in energy Perfection in patience (forbearance) Perfection in truthfulness Perfection in resolution Perfection in loving-kindness Perfection in…

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Ten Ways to Cultivate Kindness

There are many ways to help others whenever the opportunity presents itself. These can be simplified into the following ten important categories. 1) Supporting the practice of kindness 2) Harboring love and respect 3) Helping others succeed in practicing goodness 4) Persuading others to practice kindness 5) Helping those in…

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The Deep Ocean of the World

Mara has caused so much corruption in the world among religious leaders, political leaders and others that would normally be trusted, that the world has lost faith and developed a great deal of disappointment, dissatisfaction and overall non-trust in just about everything. What people used to believe or hold dear…

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