Inherently all beings
are sharing the same life,
the same mind,
the same body,
working together as one
and free giving
whatever is needed.
They are endlessly
changing every instant,
but because they are unaware
they walk the path of suffering.
I’m always amazed at how the implications of this continue to unfold. It explains the idea of “one mind” as well as “interbeing,” and has so many practical implications:
If I want to save myself, I can’t exclude or hate anyone else, for they’re also part of me.
Everything’s constantly changing, yet it’s denying this that causes one to suffer.
Everything I need is there, if I just stop building walls of self and other…