If you realize the nature of mind, you have already become a buddha. There is no need to seek buddha elsewhere.
quoted in the book The Ninth Karmapa, Wangchuk Dorje's Ocean of Certainty
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- The way to rest the mind
- Diversity and unity
- Relaxing in an unconditional state
- Free from all empirical characteristics
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