Gratitude to Termites?
K. Ken Fujimoto
The other day at our Spring Ohigan service, Rev. Shibata referred to the Four Gratitudes, gratitude to parents, gratitude to the ruler of the nation, gratitude to sentient beings and gratitude to the Three Treasures, Buddha, Dharma and Sangha. The one that caught my attention the most was the gratitude we should feel towards sentient beings.
Buddhism often refers to all life and not just humans by talking about sentient beings. Most people will understand this ...Continue Reading →