|To see things as they are NOT is distorted delusion springing from ignorance. To see reality just AS IT IS is enlightenment springing from having rightly cultivated liberating-wisdom.|
what is actually impermanent as permanent,
what is actually unpleasant as pleasant (capable of yielding lasting happiness),
what is actually without a self as a self,
- what is actually foul (ugly) as beautiful" (AN.IV.49).
- See Manual of Insight (Ledi Sayadaw, Wheel 31/32, p.5).
|We don't have that in Iceland (Bjork)|