Alfred Collins acollins at GCI.NET
Thu May 19 05:27:20 UTC 2005


Just a thought: perhaps it is simply the truth of suffering (duhkha, duhkhatraya, etc.).  Think of Freud's nirvana principle/death instinct (and Rolland's oceanic feeling that in part inspired it), Schopenhauer, and Nietzsche as Western examples of yearning for release from objects.

Al Collins

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