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Being Born Human is a Privilege

We should be shouting this from the rooftops.

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Precious human rebirth. It’s the Buddhist idea that humans are uniquely suited to self-development, owing to the balance of pleasure and suffering in our world.

Gods, ghosts, spirits and animals don’t have this balanced opportunity — so we should realize how special it is, so as not to waste it.




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