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.
To familiarize ourselves with the virtue of patience, it is very helpful to think of adversity not so much as a threat to our peace of mind but rather as the very means by which […]
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, […]