By Ven. S. Dhammika
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36 This example is represented as an actual physical offering, an act of selfless compassion towards the starving tigress. To save the lives of the mother and her cubs the bodhisattva dashes his body on the rocks below and is actually physically consumed. 37 The act of giving, as codified in the Bodhisattva vehicle, is the first of the ‘Six Transcendental Wisdoms’ that find their origins in early Mahayana Buddhism. It is this Prajñāpāramitā literature, going back to the beginning of the Common Era, that is the main source of inspiration for Pha Dam pa's teachings, and for Ma cig herself, from her early childhood onwards.
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Daily Readings from Buddha's Words of Wisdom by Ven. S. Dhammika