What is the Equanimity link to Awakening?
is a characteristic of the
equanimity link to awakening.
(Upekkhā-Sambojjhanga). Preventing both deficiency
and excess thereby
impartiality is the function of
is the serene and placid manifestation
of the equanimity link to awakening.
just looks on
whenever new phenomena arise and cease.
yet plastic patience purifies all the other
states, which reach a completed maximum, when joined with
(Upekkhā) is a moderating mental
Equanimity is also a mood
of neither gladness, nor sadness.
Equanimity is also a feeling of neither
pain, nor pleasure.
Equanimity is also the neutral ability to be
Equanimity is also the 4th infinitely divine
Equanimity is also a quite high form of
Equanimity is also a refined mental
Equanimity is therefore a
Link to Enlightenment...
There is Equanimity
both regarding live beings, and dead things.
There is Equanimity both
regarding all internal, and external phenomena.
Equanimity both regarding all past, present, and future states.
There is Equanimity both regarding all mentality, and all materiality.
Equanimity both regarding pain, pleasure, and neutral feeling.
There is Equanimity both regarding joy, grief, and indifferent mood.
The Buddha once said:
fermentations (āsava) should be
overcome by development?
If a Bhikkhu by alert and
develops the equanimity link
based on seclusion,
disillusion, and ceasing, culminating in full
then neither can any mental fermentation, nor
can any fever, or discontent
ever arise in him. MN2 [i 11]
When mind is concentrated, then one
can observe all from aloof equanimity.
equanimity link to
awakening arises right there. One develops
it, & for
anyone regularly meditating, equanimity gradually completes its evolution.
MN118 [iii 85]
Further inspirations on the imperturbable
Links to Awakening,
Serene Equanimity and Beyond,