There is a difference between being cold and being thought of as "cold".
-Lana "We are here to add what we can to life, not to get what we can from life." - William Osler On Thu, Nov 25, 2010 at 10:49 AM, Maria Lopez <flordel...@btinternet.com>wrote: > > > *Lana:* > > *Yes, you have a point here and agree. I often have experienced the same. > At the same time and this is not addressed personal to you as criticism of > any kind but purely as a meanings of sharing with the Buddha in you, in > me, and every body else.* > ** > *A person who genuinely believes of being a zen, Buddhist practitioner but > whose becomes cold as a stone for fear of being sometimes "contaminated" by > dualism, negative energies of all kinds or by the ones who don't share one > views, ideas, way of sensing life...then the practise has a twist and > becomes harmful to that person and also to all life around that person since > * > we're not separated from anything not even from samsara. To me one of > the greatest beauties of zen as real practicality and well being, is that > generates and continuously shares compassion with all beings and doesn't > even know of doing. > > There is the words of a Spanish song that says something like this, > amongst other things: > ".... I'm like the reed that bends but never breaks and always kept up" > > Mayka > >