Slaying afflictions the very moment they arise ~ Gyelse Tokme Zangpo

The practice of all the bodhisattvas is to slay attachment
And the rest — mind’s afflictions — at once, the very moment they arise,
Taking as weapons the remedies held with mindfulness and vigilance.
For once the kleshas have become familiar, they’ll be harder to avert.

Gyelse Tokme Zangpo

The Thirty-Seven Practices of All the Bodhisattvas

translated by Adam Pearcey


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