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Mindful Monday Morsel: The Heart of the Universe

Mon, 11/11/2013 - 13:41 -- landerson

This week's morsel comes from Mu Soeng's The Heart of the Universe: Exploring the Heart Sutra. This is the bold and intriguing assertion of the Heart Sutra, a text of seminal importance to the Buddhist tradition made even more fascinating by its deep resonance with the cutting edges of quantum physics and cognitive science. This selection examines the following line:

"In the three worlds all buddhas depend on Prajna Paramita and attain Anuttara Samyak Sambodhi."