(by Chinjandra) It might appear that a birthday celebration for our teacher in 2013 looks similar to past celebrations. Are we walking through the same door? Are we living in the past? Are we attending a high school reunion?
From an advanced Buddhist perspective: How can we be together again, when we are new at every moment? The only impediment to realizing this are limited states of mind – the way we view ourselves and others. How does advanced Buddhism help us to perceive ourselves, others and our moments correctly?