Usually we shun difficult situations. But like peacocks that thrive on poison, Bodhisattvas thrive on adversity. Bodhisattvas have made a commitment to themselves to without interruption work for the happiness of everyone, regardless of how they are treated.
These days in our materialistic culture many people are led to believe that money is the ultimate source of happiness. Consequently, when they don’t have enough of it they feel let down even depressed. Therefore, […]
“People inflict pain on others in their selfish pursuit of happiness and satisfaction. Yet true happiness comes from a sense of brotherhood and sisterhood. We need to cultivate a sense of universal responsibility for one […]