We all have suffering. If we look deeply into the nature of that suffering, we can see the causes and conditions near and far that have brought it about.
Beyond the Self contains Thich Nhat Hanh’s original translation of the Sutra on the Middle Way, as well as his commentary on how we can use this teaching to gain better understanding of non-duality. The core teaching provides a way to navigate our suffering and difficulties and find peace of mind and contentment.
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The notions of “existing” and “not existing” come from our wrong perceptions. The Buddha says that we should go beyond the ideas of “exists” and “does not exist.” When something manifests we have the tendency to say it exists; and when it no longer manifests to say it doesn’t exist. This is a mistake that many of us make.