Jan 27, 2019

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Letter to Disciples No. 278: TO WHOM IS DHARMA TRANSMITTED? (public article) (Ai là người được truyền trao giáo pháp?)

Letter to Disciples No. 278: TO WHOM IS DHARMA TRANSMITTED? (public article) (Ai là người được truyền trao giáo pháp?) Letter to Disciples No. 278: TO WHOM IS DHARMA TRANSMITTED? Dear disciples! Padmasambhava and 25 chief disciples There’s a saying that goes “Sword will not be presented to those who are not swordsman. Why talk about poem if you are not a poet?” It would be useless and insipid to read or recite poem to those who do not know about poetry. Legend tells that Chinese poet of Tang Dynasty, Li Po, rarely read his poems to others even they are King because he knew that “it’s hard to understand art if one does not have knowledge of it”. Another story also tells about a general who promised to present his sword to a swordsman who could see the precious value of the sword. The general said he would give it to him after finishing military affairs. However, the swordsman had died when he returned. The general visited the grave



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