Iddhis ranked?

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Will
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Iddhis ranked?

Postby Will » Fri Sep 30, 2011 12:04 am

I will study ch. 12 of Path of Purification if need be, but I was wondering if someone knew of any scale of importance or danger for them. Are there lower or higher iddhis, such that one would focus on the higher or more useful first and avoid the lower, coarser or more dangerous iddhis?
A bodhisattva does not become weary of evil beings nor does he commit the error of bringing forth thoughts inclined to reject them and cast them aside. Avatamsaka Sutra, ch. 25

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Re: Iddhis ranked?

Postby Stig » Fri Sep 30, 2011 4:13 am


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Re: Iddhis ranked?

Postby Will » Fri Sep 30, 2011 5:08 am

Stig wrote:http://www.accesstoinsight.org/tipitaka/dn/dn.11.0.than.html


Have to ponder this Kevatta Sutta; thanks Stig. :bow:
A bodhisattva does not become weary of evil beings nor does he commit the error of bringing forth thoughts inclined to reject them and cast them aside. Avatamsaka Sutra, ch. 25


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