Relying on a Spiritual Friend

Geoffrey Shugen Arnold, Roshi

Zen Mountain Monastery, 9/26/2020

From  “The Thirty Seven Verses on the Practice of a Bodhisattva“, verse 6, Relying on a Spiritual Friend.

“When in reliance on someone, your defects wane and your positive qualities grow like the waxing moon. To cherish such a spiritual friend even more than your own body is the practice of a bodhisattva.”

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