Happy Mother's Day!




The most exalted example Buddhists use to explain compassion is motherhood. Consider all that your mother probably has done for you since the time you were conceived—carrying you for 9 months, experiencing the hardship of labor and birth, feeding and clothing you, taking care of all your needs, and worrying about you long after you reach adulthood. Most mothers never stop caring unconditionally for their children.

~Karmapa: Walking the Path of Environmental Buddhism through Compassion and Emptiness
http://the17thkarmapa.blogspot.tw/2012/07/walking-path-of-environmental-buddhism.html



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