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THE DHARMA DISCOURSES OF CARDINAL MASTER CHŎNGSAN(CHŎNGSAN CHONGSA PŎBŎ)

Part Two: Dharma Discourses

Chapter Seven: Exhortations to Practice of the Way

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47. The Master continued, “If we reiterate the gist of this, never letting go of the one mind regardless of the place or situation becomes motive force for the operation of the even and constant mind. The practitioner who awakens to this truth of the even and constant will be able to achieve the sublime dharma of liberation from birth and death, sufferings and pleasures; when putting into operation the even and constant mind, one will be able to make manifest the conduct of the sages and saints. Hence, how can the saying that the ‘even and constant mind is the Way’ not be an appropriate dharma teaching?”