Ben wrote:Well said, Cittasanto.
And to add,
Without the living tradition of the sangha who maintained the practice, and the study and realized the Dhamma for themselves,
we would not have the great gift of the Dhamma today.
Cittasanto wrote:This time of year it is all to easy to forget how lucky we are.
if you received more education than a primary school child
have clean water and clothes
and are not hungry 99% of the time
YOU ARE A LUCKY AND RICHER PERSON THAN 99% OF THE WORLDS POPULACE.
Annapurna wrote:YOU ARE A LUCKY AND RICHER PERSON THAN 99% OF THE WORLDS POPULACE.
Is it really these numbers...?