homage to the guru

homage to the guru

Before we begin, homage to the guru. And when we say homage we are not just talking about bowing down but basically some sense of surrender. It is not mere respect but it’s a total surrender. We do this surrender because we are aware of the downfall of ego-clinging. So therefore, total surrender to the guru.

The 3 Principal Aspects of the Path, Hongkong 2013 (podcast 20-23)