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Buddhist Keys to Spiritual Success

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Many people seeking spiritual fulfillment eventually decide that what they really only wanted was to be comforted by spiritual truths. Any remaining anxiety of wishing to become enlightened then becomes the problem. The next step for them will require a respite of their spiritual urge. Those with this dilemma require a great deal of maintenance in order to hang onto a spiritual path to which they have made a genuine commitment.
The way out of this dilemma is to appreciate the deeper commitment that is needed. A preliminary and superficial commitment to a path to make us feel a bit better will last only a short time; we will need to settle into the path in order to begin work for real change that will bring real comfort and happiness. ~ Domo Geshe Rinpoche ~~~

"Viele Leute, die auf der Suche nach spiritueller Erfüllung sind, beschließen am Ende, dass sie eigentlich nur von spirituellen Wahrheiten getröstet werden wollten. Dann wird jegliches verbleibende ängstliche Bestreben nach Er…