This post contains audio, video, or images. View media now
Ken McLeod continues his commentary on the 37 Practices of the Bodhisattva with the 16th verse. Watch the other videos here.
Even if a person you have cared for as your own child
Treats you as his or her worst enemy,
Lavish him or her with loving attention
Like a mother caring for her ill child—this is the practice of a bodhisattva.
"How sharper than a serpent's tooth..." How have you dealt with the anger of a child in your life?
For more of Ken McLeod's teachings, visit Unfettered Mind.