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Download e-book for iPad: Beyond the Pale of Vengeance by Kan Kikuchi

By Kan Kikuchi

ISBN-10: 0930066197

ISBN-13: 9780930066192

This novel is a compelling tale of a Buddhist monk who undertakes a doubtless very unlikely job in an effort to satisfy his non secular objective to aid these he had formerly harmed. It exhibits how, within the means of changing his karma, he additionally transforms the lives of others. it truly is in response to the lifetime of a precise monk who lived in the course of the 18th century in Japan and indicates that it doesn't matter what anyone has performed, together with homicide and theft, he can thoroughly flip his existence round and comprehend the best fulfillment---the direct event of the everlasting, the Buddha Nature---and can then dedicate his lifestyles to selfless provider since it is his nature to take action.

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10. Not only does suffering not exist In any of the fourfold ways: No external entity exists In any of the fourfold ways. Chapter XIII Examination of Compounded Phenomena 1. The Victorious Conqueror has said that whatever Is deceptive is false. Compounded phenomena are all deceptive. Therefore they are all false. 2. If whatever is deceptive is false, What deceives? The Victorious Conqueror has said about this That emptiness is completely true. 3. All things lack entitihood, Since change is perceived.

If in difference there were simultaneity, How could desire and the desirous one, Being different, be established? If they were, they would be simultaneous. 7. If desire and the desirous one Are established as different, Then why would you think That they are simultaneous? 8. Since difference is not established, If you assert that they are simultaneous, Since they are established as simultaneous, Do you also assert that they are different? 9. Since nothing different has been established, If one is asserting simultaneity, Which different thing Do you want to say is simultaneous?

If the seer itself is distinct, The hearer is distinct and the feeler is distinct, Then when there is a seer there would also be a hearer, And there would have to be many selves. 10. , And that from which these are arisen: There is no existent there. 11. , If that to which they belong does not exist, they themselves do not exist. 12. , there is nothing, For such a one, assertions like "it exists" or "it does not exist"Such conceptions will cease. ChapterX Examination of Fire and Fuel 1. If fuel were fire Then agent and action would be one.

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