Does anyone have any thoughts in relation to instances of the arising of the Dhamma-eye presented above?
Are there any common themes to these instances of mental cultivation in the Sutta Pitaka that we are able to discern? Anything that might be useful for us in our attempts to progress in the Dhamma?
Does anyone have any more examples from the Sutta Pitaka they wish to share, of the arising of the Dhamma-eye?
"Do not force others, including children, by any means whatsoever, to adopt your views, whether by authority, threat, money, propaganda, or even education." - Ven. Thich Nhat Hanh
"The uprooting of identity is seen by the noble ones as pleasurable; but this contradicts what the whole world sees." (Snp 3.12)
"To argue with a person who has renounced the use of reason is like administering medicine to the dead" - Thomas Paine