David Brazier's Blog – February 2016 Archive (3)

TO DEATH ~ A meditation

I did this meditation at the peak of my medical emergency, the day before I was admitted to hospital
You are close
You are a friend
You are darkness…
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Added by David Brazier on February 16, 2016 at 11:53 — No Comments

PROUD FATHER

This is my artist daughter's web site... http://www.lizzydickie.com/

Added by David Brazier on February 15, 2016 at 17:40 — 2 Comments

FIRST NEMBUTSU

On 6 February, when I was still in hospital, a good friend in Spain sent me this lovely mail...

Yesterday I felt very worried and sad when I read the bad news, so today reading your own words and seeing your photo with your laptop and that healthy looking, made me feel a great relief and very happy for you. Besides, having your friends and family with you will be the best pill of all.



I usually go to my bedroom and sit there to do my meditation, As you know I…

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Added by David Brazier on February 13, 2016 at 18:00 — No Comments

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Fragile Nature

Posted by Dayamay Dunsby on April 5, 2020 at 11:34 1 Comment

I found this lovely quote in a book about Jizo bodhisattva:



"We perceive the fragile nature of our human life and it makes us afraid. As protection against the inevitable assaults of a human life - separations, failures, abuse, illness and death - we construct a set of strategies and defences called a self. Each time we perceive danger we fortify the defences until we find ourselves trapped and isolated inside its walls. Like a stone or wooden Jizo, we are frozen and lifeless. We… Continue

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