Time for some inspiration
There were recently some posts about really short ‘summaries’ of the Path. It was an aside there, but I thought it would be fun to keep it going… There are so many Gems in the Suttas, why not share a few
So the text needs to encompass the Whole Path and be from the suttas, and be no more than a couple of sentences long. Extra points for the shortest one… And Extra Extra points for obscure ones
So here is my first offering - (might be a few more)…
These are the things that should be realized by direct knowledge.
When you truly know and see the ear … nose … tongue … body … mind, thoughts, mind consciousness, mind contact, and what is felt as pleasant, painful, or neutral that arises conditioned by mind contact, you are not aroused by desire for these things. …