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Learning to Walk

The video at the bottom of this post reflects (according to moi) the best of worldly family. To be born challenged as the son documented here is, into a family with a father such as he has certainly demonstrates one of good kamma, one of good worldly fortune.

Taking a second look I’m motivated by its message in an unexpected way. What will the son do should his father pass away before him? Perhaps another would step in to take his fathers place though its not very likely, and the son will certainly never be able to do on his own what he can do with his dad.

The question arose for me after Ajahn Pasanno was ‘thought’ to have the first of possibly a series of strokes (now believed to of been a one time event). What would I do should he pass away before me? Would I be able to apply his teachings and guidance without ever having contact with him again? Unlike the gentleman in the video I can learn to walk on my own and must take advantage of teachers presence to the fullest while their still alive so that when they (or myself) pass along I can remain moving forward in Dhamma.

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Offline for a Couple Weeks

Am offline for a bit of a retreat so will not be posting again till after the 17th of Feb. Taking a break for the phone, the computer, the car, and yes, even the web. Should I survive . . . will post again in a couple of weeks.

In the meantime, I’ll leave you a short video for your Nobel entertainment.

Take the best of care and see you in a few weeks time,
Sakula