The Bodhisattva Vows

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“When we take these vows, an intention is created, the seed of an effort to follow through. Because these vows are so vast, they are, in a sense, undefinable. We continually define and redefine them as we renew our intention to fulfill them. If you have a well-defined task with a beginning, middle, and end, you can estimate or measure the effort needed. But the Bodhisattva Vows are immeasurable. The intention we arouse, the effort we cultivate when we call forth these vows, extends us beyond the limits of our personal identities.”

-Josho Pat Phelan


One thought on “The Bodhisattva Vows

    Gnossos said:
    October 4, 2013 at 7:51 PM


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