【亲近善知识 Relying on The Excellent Teacher】修学佛法的关节眼 The Key to Learning and Practicing Buddhism
亲近善知识 : 修学佛法的关节眼
日常师父法语?42A 5:31 ~ 6:05 手抄稿第六册P39-LL2
42A 5’31” ~ 6’05” Vol 6 of Master Jih-Chang’s Discourse P39 LL2
English Lamrim Vol 1 P173
【Relying on the Teacher】 – The Key to Learning and Practicing Buddhism
So it was mentioned at various parts that, learning and practicing Buddhism has many key points (关节眼), and you need to grasp them well. You must practice, it must be in accordance to the Dharma, practice with the right method and right amount of effort (quantity)! In order to be in accordance to the Dharma, to have the right method and right quantity, you need to find the excellent teacher. To find the excellent teacher, what conditions are needed? You must remember this! It is not that there are no excellent teachers, it is that we have not developed the right level of “affinity” with the excellent Teacher. This is the most important, if you can achieve this, all other problems will be solved.