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The Eight Awarenesses of the Awakened Being

Laura Burges

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The great Soto Zen ancestor, Dogen Zenji, shared Buddha’s Mahaparinirvana Sutra, the last teaching that the Buddha gave before he died. “The Eight Awarenesses of the Awakened Being” are realizations that are available to us all and they are especially helpful in our practice of recovery from addiction. Even if we are not engaged directly […]

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