Seth19930 wrote:Lama in Tibetan means weighty! I figured it out! Because the dharma is weighty!
lama (blama) literally means "none higher." It is not a direct translation into the Tibetan of guru
(Sanskrit; garu in Pali), which means heavy or one with gravitas.
This being is bound to samsara, kamma is his means for going beyond. -- SN I, 38.
There is freedom from birth, freedom from becoming, freedom from making, freedom from conditioning. If there were not this freedom from birth, freedom from becoming, freedom from making, freedom from conditioning, then escape from that which is birth, becoming, making, conditioning, would not be known here. -- Ud 80
Ar scáth a chéile a mhaireas na daoine.
People live in one another’s shelter.
dheamhan a fhios agam
Damned if I know.