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

Part Two: Dharma Discourses

Chapter Eight: Responses to Occasions

50

50. During the Korean War, the Master said to some young men at the headquarters who were being drafted into the national militia force, “Handle all your matters as if the Dharmakāya Buddha and the Founding Master were always watching over you. Even though you are leaving our premises, carry on with your lives with the same frame of mind, as if you were still here. When you are confronted with a difficult situation, offer a mental affirmation with an undivided frame of mind; afterwards, handle the situation as the spirit moves you. Though you may temporarily have left my guidance, spend your time as if you were always under my guidance.”