Tag Archives: the three poisons

THE GREAT DISCERNMENT

The Great Discernment Being original isn’t┬ábeing different. For discernment, we need clarity, and there is nothing clearer than pure, empty cognisance. To realise emptiness, we meditate. To meditate, we need right instruction. The right instruction is knowing when to drop … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

THE THREE CAUSES OF THE KNOWN UNIVERSE

The Three Causes Of The Known Universe We all know them: Positive, negative and neutral. Attraction, repulsion and inertia. Desire, aversion and indifference. The three poisons obscuring spiritual realisation. The Three Causes of the Knowing Universe Emptiness, cognisance, compassion. The … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

INFLUENCES IN SOCIETY

Influences In Society As the universe is governed by the three principles of attraction, repulsion and inertia, so is the human mind and therefore, so is society. We are all subject to desire, aversion and indifference. When walking into a … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

THE SECRET OF TIBETAN BUDDHISM IS…

The Secret of Tibetan Buddhism is… that the three wisdoms are the three poisons. The three wisdoms are Empty essence, cognisant nature and unconfined compassion. The three poisons are ignorance,* desire and aversion. Our absolute being is wisdom. Our relative … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment