A hermit is an enlightened who has dedicated his life to the teaching of the Truth he has discovered and experienced. I am a hermit too. Hermits do not dwell in any one particular place – theirs is a constant effort to travel and try to awaken as many sentient beings as time and resources … Continue reading The simple life of a Hermit
The sage wanders about as he pleases and lives on whatever may come. Contentment ever dwells in his heart. And when the sun sets, he rests where he is.
Even upon hearing profound Truth, the man of a dull intellect relentlessly holds on to illusion. Through ceaseless effort and suppression, he may appear outwardly composed, but deep inside he craves the world (attachments).
THE GREAT SAGE Toiling — rejoicing — sorrowing, Onward through life he goes; Each morning sees some task begin, Each evening sees its close; Something attempted, something done, Has earned a night’s repose. … Thanks, thanks to thee, my worthy friend, For the lesson thou past taught! Thus at the flaming forge of our life … Continue reading Worthy Friend