this is not a trick question



the first two
are the offspring of the third

but please tell me:
who desires, or doesn’t desire?
who is discontented, or contented?
who is deluded or enlightened?

this is not a trick question

I cannot find this ‘who’.

Can you?



2 thoughts on “this is not a trick question

  1. I already did! Desire is the mother (the root cause) of creation, according to an ancient Hindu doctrine. Unavoidably – one must acknowledge – delusion is part of the fabric, if not the whole garment. What is Maya, if not?

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s