What Does Enlightenment Mean in Life Today, by Master Mirva in the Sydney Scoop
May 24, 2018
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Some of us know what it meant in the ancient times and perhaps in the eastern world and traditions. Some of us are not even clear on that.
Milarepa, a high level spiritual being sat in a cave for twenty-five years to become enlightened. Sakyamuni Buddha sat in a forest, tortured himself with aesthetic practices for five years and almost died, then sat under the Bodhi tree for forty-nine days until he became enlightened.