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We Are All One

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by Thich Nhat Hanh

Thich Nhat Hanh on the interdependence of all things in the universe

We are here to awaken from the illusion of separateness
~Thich Nhat Hanh

The following is a short excerpt from a 1998 Dharma talk by Thich Nhat Hanh, entitled The Island of Self: The Three Dharma Seals. Here he explains how awareness of the interdependence of all things in the universe can provide us with deeper insight into the Buddha’s teachings on non-self, emptiness and impermanence. 

“What is non-self, Anatta? It means impermanence. If things are impermanent, they don’t remain the same things forever. You of this moment are no longer you of a minute ago. There is no permanent entity within us, there is only a stream of being.

There is always a lot of input and output. The input and the output happen in every second, and we should learn how to look at life as…

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3 thoughts on “We Are All One

  1. yeah.dear Alternate!!u r right.there r no parmanent being in internity us.there r only streams dt r flowing always n new feelings r come n gone .at last they become of our new thoughts n feelings.nice n thoughtful idea.wel ome dear.

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