Suffering Is a Valuable Thing

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Branching Streams Flow in the Darkness, p. 135
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Line 33 Everything––all beings––have their own virtue. Line 34 You should know how to apply this truth. Line 35 Things and emptiness are like a container and its cover fitting together, Line 36 like two arrows meeting head-on. (Translation by Suzuki.)] [Begins with indecipherable whisper.] Today's lecture will be about how we observe everything-- how we understand everything and how we should treat things-- with what kind of understanding is the-- will be the purpose of ... Read Transcript (this version is updated and corrected at times. Any other transcripts below are not).


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