`Unborn' See the World as It Truly Is
Byline: FROM HEART TO HEART By Rev. Oswin Hollenbeck For The Register-Guard
More than 2,500 years ago in northern India, Shakyamuni Buddha, the Awakened One, taught that "there is an unborn, undying, unchanging, uncreated."
This "unborn" or "unconditioned" are words some Buddhists use to point to the "something" that is greater than the universe and yet flows through every particle of it, including each of us. Within every being exists an intuitive knowledge of our unborn Buddha nature, and serene reflection meditation is one way to open our hearts to this True Life. All can become as Buddha and realize nirvana - the ultimate awakening to eternal peace and joy.…
Questia, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning. www.questia.com
Publication information: Article title: `Unborn' See the World as It Truly Is. Contributors: Not available. Newspaper title: The Register Guard (Eugene, OR). Publication date: January 3, 2004. Page number: a11. © Not available. COPYRIGHT 2004 Gale Group.
This material is protected by copyright and, with the exception of fair use, may not be further copied, distributed or transmitted in any form or by any means.