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

Part Two: Dharma Discourses

Chapter Fourteen: Birth and Death

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4. The Master said, “The greater one’s greed and attachments, the less chance there is of one’s numinous consciousness rising high and of not falling into baleful destinies; it is just like something turbid and heavy that sinks down. The lesser one’s greed and attachments, the higher one’s spirit ascends to take rebirth in a salutary destiny; it is just like something clear and light that rises high.”