Ken McLeod continues his commentary on the 37 Practices of the Bodhisattva with Verse 3. Watch the other videos here.
Don’t engage disturbances and reactive emotions gradually fade away;
Don’t engage distractions and spiritual practice naturally grows;
Keep awareness clear and vivid and confidence in the way arises.
Rely on silence — this is the practice of a bodhisattva.
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