Enlightenment Is Not This Abstract Thing

When Buddha was asked to verify his enlightenment, he famously touched the ground with his right hand and the earth shook in acknowledgement.

Perhaps metaphorically he was saying – “Enlightenment is not this abstract thing. It has to do with exactly how we live and how we treat other people and how we handle our state of mind and our world. It is verifiable.”

 

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