“…..People who are living with Rita, living an altruistic life can not avoid the experience of getting hurt once in a while. This is some kind of interesting structure of the human world.
As Shakyamuni Buddha said “Life is suffering”. The source of Rita, the altruistic heart, the giving heart, the source is what I call “Sesshin”. Sesshin, this is a special word and it is the one point in the chest that has or feels some pain in the heart.
This is the source of empathy towards others. The pain of the heart but also the source of kindness, the kind heart, the tender heart, the transformation of session, the one point of pain in the heart which we, which all human beings have carried since childhood. If you remember when you were in your childhood, you were feeling responsible for the feelings of your parents, this is the source of the heart of caring for others. However many people lose, have lost this as they grow up. Do you know why?….
Please listen to the full talk below. Thank you