(Off The Great Wall) Asian parents vs. Western parents! (Part II)
|Asian parents, particularly fathers, are often misunderstood and mislabeled (chineasy.org)|
|Parents, even non-Buddhist ones, are the best! (chinabuddhismencyclopedia.com)|
(AN 2.31-32) The Buddha taught: "I tell you, meditators, there are two people who are not easy to repay. Who? One's mother and father.
Ven. Narada Thera (trans.), adapted from Everyman's Ethics: Four Discourses of the Buddha (Wheel 14, Buddhist Publication Society) and edited by Wisdom Quarterly, Sigalovada Sutra
|The Buddha, who knows and sees, extends his compassion to help by wisdom.|
|The Noble Ones are a field of merit.|
|We're crazy, but at least were not Kardashians.|
Now it was the custom of the Buddha to rise from a few hours of sleep at 4:00 am and after experiencing nirvanic bliss for an hour to pervade the whole world-system with boundless feelings of loving-kindness called metta meditation.
|Even if they defecated? Happy Father's Day!|