delicate Peace & Happiness!
entails a composed equipoise of solid mental balance..
Tatra-majjhattatā = keeping to the moderate middle of all
Equanimity balances consciousness, so it prevents both all excessiveness and
any deficiency. Neither too much, nor too little of
anything. In equanimity mind
is neither attracted by any attractive
things, nor repelled by any repulsive things.
The cause of equanimity is seeing the law
of kamma: All beings
are born and
by their kamma (= past actions). They are formed, conditioned
kamma. They are
owners of their kamma,
debtors to their kamma, and they
inherit their kamma. Whatever they do, whether good or bad, the
of that will be theirs only.. This accumulation follows them like a shadow of
past that never leaves!
The serene, yet superb effect of Equanimity is threefold:
and subtle peace felt as calm happiness is instantly
Equanimity purifies and completes all the crucial
Links to Awakening...
Equanimity is the proximate cause of knowledge and vision
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