Without the key point of resting naturally and not seeking anything, awareness is obscured by reliance on teachings that concern causality.

The Great Garuda states:

In groundlessness, uncontrived and free of anything to rely upon, assuming specific postures and trying to relax in lucidity bind one to apparent phenomena. If one’s mind is not free of extremes and not unbiased, mental analysis and speculation prevent one from experiencing the way of abiding. Without the confidence […]

A blind bird’s searching for the end of the sky nothing will be found

For anyone who posits a nonexistent ground, a goal-oriented path, and an end result, liberation remains obscure precisely because of these suppositions. Emptiness as dull or illuminating, as existent or nonexistent, as something to be affirmed or denied, as cause or effect there are no such limitations as these four pairs of eight factors. This […]

My own mode has its origins in the very beginning

This expanse, like the Isle of Gold in that it entails no differentiation or exclusion, is the naturally occurring nature of mind, like space, ineffable by nature and beyond all characterization and expression. There is nothing to look for in mind; no one can see its underlying cause. Therefore, it is free of negativity; what […]

My own mode has its origins in the very beginning

This expanse, like the Isle of Gold in that it entails no differentiation or exclusion, is the naturally occurring nature of mind, like space, ineffable by nature and beyond all characterization and expression. There is nothing to look for in mind; no one can see its underlying cause. Therefore, it is free of negativity; what […]

The Great Garuda on sense objects and mind

The Great Garuda states:

The implications of the threefold encounter-the display that manifests as an objective field of experience can be discerned within the “interval” between sense objects and mind, with nothing that arises being rejected.