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All beings by nature are Buddhas, As ice by nature is water. Apart from water there is no ice, Apart from beings, no Buddhas.
– Hakuin Ekaku, Zen Buddhism
Even though today marks the death of one of the most revered figures in world history, Nirvana Day (or Parinirvana Day) is a celebration. Buddha’s death in the 5th or 6th century BCE is …Read more