Chasing Demons

Chasing Demons

I ran into this quote online: “Buddhist teacher Pema Chödrön… describes how Milarepa reacted when he came home to find his cave filled with demons. First Milarepa tried reasoning with the demons. But they ignored him. Then he became angry and attacked them. They laughed at him. So he sat down on the floor of his cave and surrendered to them. They all left. Demons only leave when you let go of your resistance.” This does not mean we give ourselves personally to them. I means surrendering our resistance within, allowing them to be as they are. To explain, we … Continue Reading…