So the I appears as the real I and then we believe in that. Samsara’s portfolio of complete IoT solutions combine hardware and software to bring real-time visibility, analytics, and AI to operations across diverse sizes and industries: from transportation and logistics to field services, food production, energy, construction, local governments, and manufacturing. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. The illusory body is attained through the practice of Highest Yoga Tantra. They cannot see the real I. Ties That Bind: Maternal Imagery and Discourse in Indian Buddhism. I personally don't think Samsara is a good talent. Due to that concept, even though sexual pleasure is merely imputed by the mind, it appears as pleasure and we believe it is pleasure. The additional crowd control it provides helps minimise damage and any distractions while lining up that perfect critical hit to eliminate your target. In some cases, you may even opt for Ties that Bind or Phasegrasp against a single target. Even when we’re happy, we’re not as happy as we could be. Phasegrasp Duration: 7 seconds; Cooldown: 18 seconds Current Effect: Gun Damage: +5.0% per enemy damaged Health Regeneration: +5.0% of Max Health / sec. Stacks decay after a few seconds. The former will trigger additional elemental effects on enemies while the latter will enable you to crowd control and attack them all at once. They are not happy and feel extremely great loss if we cannot control the white bodhicitta. Does anyone have some knowledge about some kind of interaction between these talents? The omniscient one, the Buddha cannot see it and even arya bodhisattvas cannot see it. This is from the side of tantra, for you to understand. We experience endless samsaric sufferings. We give up happiness forever—liberation from samsara and ultimate happiness forever, blissful peace forever. In reality when we check or examine this, the real I is not there. ... the grieving mother who has lost her child to death as a privileged emblem or iconic embodiment of the suffering of samsara and often contrasts the hysterical, grieving mother with the calm and dispassionate monk. Only by the grace of the Almighty, can one hope to get release from the innumerable ties that bind. Lama Tsongkhapa explained in the Lamrim Chenmo, the great commentary on the lamrim: Exaggerated by ignorance, we see things in that nature, as particularly beautiful and ugly.Then anger, attachment and so forth arise.The way of apprehending things using these wrong concepts can be eliminated by logic. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast, More posts from the Borderlands community. If great bliss is generated it cuts the gross and subtle all-conceptual mind. The only way i could see this skill being usefull would be with a low cd Action Skill like Phasegrasp and then it would only be usefull if the linked dmg would even trigger Samsara. Each stack of Samsara increases her gun damage and health regeneration. What is merely imputed by the mind appears as the real I and then we believe it exists, that it is true, that it is the real I. Follow/Fav Samsara. It could be either Ties That Bind, an augment near the bottom of the orange tree, or Stillness of Mind, an augment near the middle of the blue tree. You should reflect on that and remember that this is nothing new; there is nothing new in pleasure, for instance, we have had sexual pleasure with numberless sentient beings, with every sentient being, not just one time, but numberless times from beginningless rebirths. The ties that bind skill itself does not do damage, but the linked damage shared by the enemies counts as 'action skill damage'. They directly see that the real I is totally empty. We believe that one hundred percent and then we suffer again in the oceans of the six realms’ suffering without end. The whole point of the build is to keep Amara's health up as much as possible as she continues to deal damage to her enemies. • Some women think it suits them and for blokes it's the ties that bind. In short, it is the cycle of death and rebirth. By linking enemies together, it allows a single bullet to kill them all, making this Action Skill irreplaceable for the build. (4). That mind which realizes that the I exists in mere name and is merely labeled by the mind; that most subtle mind seeing the I like that does not get attached to sex. This is the pervasive compounding suffering of our aggregates. There are oceans of suffering of the six realms from beginningless rebirths. in a similar way, ties that bind does not work with samsara, either. For some reason i thought Samsara only lasts for 8 Seconds, so you are right, that's it's actually decent. Using Ties that Bind can get you INSANE damage by amplifying your damage with Do Harm. Then as a result we have to experience the general sufferings of samsara, like the three types of suffering, the six types of suffering and so forth, and particularly the suffering of the lower realms. The Borderlands game franchise, including all DLC, sequels, pre-sequels, and re-pre-sequels. For every stack of Samsara, Amara gains increased Gun Damage and Health Regeneration for a few seconds. Ties that Bind: Amara summons a giant first that burst from the ground and locks the target in place for a few seconds. Laid Bare and Samsara both trigger on dealing damage with your Action Skill so it seems like it would work, excluding cases where there’s only a single enemy. We also give up being able to liberate numberless sentient beings of the six realms from the oceans of samsaric suffering. The objects of our anger and the objects of our attachment are a total hallucination. Ties that Bind is the Action Skill that this build is built entirely around. Deliverance is the Action Skill of choice for this build as it offers the most damage for a single target. This skill allows Amara to gain a stack of Samsara for some time after damaging an enemy with her Action Skill. Samsara is what Buddha called this state of existence where we have delusions and (usually) meaty bodies. There are more shortcomings [of attachment to samsaric pleasure.] There is no real I. I personally don't think Samsara is a good talent, since there are often situations where it doesn't benefit you at all, and if it does it only benefits you for 8 seconds. The aggregates appear real, but that is totally opposite to the truth. It might require testing because over on the Gearbox forums they found out Ties That Bind procs Laid Bare as long as at least two enemies are chained and you shoot one. No clue where that wrong idea of mine came from. Then attachment arises on the basis of the king of our ignorance—the wrong concept, holding the I that appears as real. That means when we are attached to sex we have to suffer without end. Hinduism - Hinduism - Hinduism and Islam: Hindu relations with Islam and Christianity are in some ways quite different from the ties and tensions that bind together religions of Indian origin. Saṃsāra or Sansar (Devanagari: संसार) is a Sanskrit word that means "wandering" or "world", with the connotation of cyclic, circuitous change. We think it is one hundred percent the real I. Samsara, (Sanskrit: “flowing around”) in Indian philosophy, the central conception of metempsychosis: the soul, finding itself awash in the “sea of samsara,” strives to find release (moksha) from the bonds of its own past deeds (karma), which form part of the general web of which samsara is made. Fill it up then switch to the Brawler tree to get Samsara. The Dharma which we practice is, literally, something … Because Tom Riddle and Lily Potter were brilliant. Phaseslam and Fracture make excellent use of Samsara and if you have CD reduction from annointed gear or skill points then it becomes easier to keep up. Personally I don't like downfall. The build is best used with either the Deliverance or the Ties that Bind action skils. per stack Max Samsara Stacks: 5 Duration: 20 seconds Terrible, yes, but great. (3)And one follows nonvirtue. For just a few seconds or minutes of pleasure; for one or two minutes of pleasure we give up liberation from samsara and nirvana for ourselves. Press J to jump to the feed. Effects. This is a very good meditation or analysis. Stillness of Mind is used as the Action Skill Augment for this build. So the pleasure is in the nature of suffering. The method is by attaining the illusory body, thus finishing our negative karma and creating all the merit in one life. As I mentioned before, that is a huge thing, what the Buddha said, that even this karma ties us to samsara and creates continual suffering. According to Maha-anuttara Yoga Tantra we can achieve enlightenment in one lifetime. Still the I appears as real, but it is merely imputed by the mind. You expressed your thoughts about other things, but one thing was the thought of sex arising in your mind. The last thing, as mentioned by the Buddha in the Sutra of One Hundred Actions [Tib: lä gya pa]: It causes nonvirtue—to always to be accustomed to that and to be familiar and arise with that. Samsara is a tier 2 passive skill in Amara's Brawl skill tree. Samsara doesn’t come from the places and people outside us, our job or our politics, our weather or our entertainments. Despite his confidence in unraveling the ties that bind the ring to the wards, stealing the damned thing is unfeasible. You have to know this is what cheats you. Due to that [wrong concept] there is so much suffering. If white bodhicitta comes out it is like blood from the dakinis’ heart coming out. Using the Phaseslam tree with samsara is extremely useful and has actually let me face tank through every bosses high damage attacks. Samsara doesn’t come from the places and people outside us, our job or our politics, our weather or our entertainments. (1)Also in the future one relies on nonvirtue. I personally don't think Samsara is a good talent, since there are often situations where it doesn't benefit you at all, and if it does it only benefits you for 8 seconds. Her Action Skill will be primarily used for this. (2)And one engages in nonvirtue. We experience endless samsaric sufferings. Basically, in samsara we’re suffering, one way or another. Now you can see that very clearly. But do you know anything about the interaction the thread is actually about. However, due to the similarities between all of the skills in the Mystical Assault skill tree, all of the alternatives being viable, especially Reverberation and Tandava against multiple targets. If you have anything else, please write to me and when I have time, I will try to answer you. A key point of this build is to not use Allure. These aggregates that are formed and bound by delusion and karma are called the cycle of samsara. As you know, the teachings on emptiness talk about the ultimate truth of the I. We have suffered and experienced the oceans of suffering of the six realms from beginningless time. Samsara brings Meraki’s history of wireless innovation to transportation and industrial markets, offering wireless sensor systems for vehicles, supply chains, and industrial assets that give operators real-time visibility and analytics into their physical operations. All beings wish to be happy, no one wishes to be unhappy. Ties that bind is definitely top tier for most Amara builds, however it does no damage itself, which doesn't proc Samsara. So you can see clearly that attachment and anger come from the root, ignorance. One way to think about sex—when sexual thoughts arise—is by looking at it as the cause of samsara or in the nature of suffering. As I mentioned before, that is a huge thing, what the Buddha said, that even this karma ties us to samsara and creates continual suffering. Even when we’re happy, we’re not as happy as we could be. Males and females both have white bodhicitta. Bill Bunbury, Margaret River, Western Australia • In my experience, people wear a tie to keep their lunch off their shirt. Samsara (also pronounced and written Sansara) is this world of craving, lust, suffering, death, rebirth, and disease. It is one old habit that we have been habituated with from beginningless rebirth, under the control of attachment. Hindus live with a legacy of domination by Muslim and Christian rulers that stretches back many centuries—in northern India, to the Delhi sultanate established at the beginning of the 13th century. Tsenzhab Serkong Rinpoche. So you can see [having no control of white bodhicitta] becomes an obstacle for this to happen, therefore the dakinis are displeased, not happy. This skill Phasegrasps a target for a short time, and enemies near the Phasegrasped target are linked. The wisdom of great bliss cannot realize emptiness if you can’t control the white bodhicitta but lose it. Overview Samsara is one of Amara's strongest skills, yet like most things borderlands, is a bit buggy. Hey guys this is my favorite Amara build for mobbing. Reiko Ohnuma Print publication date: 2012. If we just practice Mahayana sutra without tantra it takes three countless great eons to achieve enlightenment and to finish collecting merit for that. That's the thing i'm most curious about. The dakinis cherish our great bliss the most—more than their own heart’s blood; more than themselves. It is also the concept of rebirth and "cyclicality of all life, matter, existence", a fundamental belief of most Indian religions. [Attachment] is the cause of oceans of suffering in samsara. it is a primary tenet of both Hinduism and Buddhism. It is an old habit from beginningless rebirth. Too clunky. That is our future. Both will help you in dispatching the enemies much faster but in different ways. Enemies near the Grasped target is linked, and any damage dealt to a linked target is shared between all other linked target. As you expressed to me, of course I am responsible for helping you and guiding you in whatever way I can. Build Strengths Self-Sustaining Build. Indeed, anything that could be considered objectionable in our lives is a part of Sam- sara. Only the wrong concept, ignorance, does. Please note that if the aggregate of purchases made by you during the financial year 2020-21 exceeds INR 50,00,000 then TCS (Tax Collected at Source) @ 0.075% would … It is a total hallucination. The mind which is attached to sex and so forth is only a wrong concept, that which believes in the real I, but in reality that real I is not there. That is a totally wrong view and due to that anger arises. If somebody interferes with the object of our attachment, then anger arises. Whether it is joy or sorrow, virtuous living by doing one’s duty is the best course of action. Learn about all the features of our website... View all advices and related links for this topic. I added the numbers after each sentence. In reality the I is merely imputed by the mind, but it doesn’t appear in that way and we don’t see it that way. By: Countess Millarca. It is said that white bodhicitta is the basis of bliss. This becomes an obstacle for both males and females. Samsara is what Buddha called this state of existence where we have delusions and (usually) meaty bodies. We believe that is the real I—that the merely labeled I is real. The term Samsara appears for the first time in the Upanishads; by circa 600 B.C. + Read advice from Rinpoche on these topics, Big Love: The Life and Teachings of Lama Yeshe, Illuminating the Path to Enlightenment eBook, The Enlightened Experience: Volume 3 eBook. Tantra has four levels: Kriya Tantra, Charya Tantra, Anuttara Yoga Tantra and Maha-anuttara Yoga Tantra. The only way i could see this skill being usefull would be with a low cd Action Skill like Phasegrasp. We hold that as real and then attachment arises because of ignorance. The only ability that reliably procs Samsara is Fist over Matter, so that's what we are left with. Even if it is pleasure, it is not ultimate happiness. Samsara Brings Suffering, Dharma Brings Happiness. The Dharma teaches the methods to get rid of suffering and achieve happiness. The pleasure is only for short time, just a few seconds. A monk wrote to Rinpoche asking how to deal with attachment. It is samsaric pleasure, therefore it is the suffering of change which is in the nature of suffering. The five aggregates that we have now appear as real, but the opposite is true—what we have is merely labeled. I disagree. In tantra there is a need for attachment to develop bliss but here it is done totally with attachment. Rinpoche responded with advice on how to resolve sexual thoughts. Ties that Bind is a tier 4 Action Skill in Amara's Fist of the Elements skill tree. Basically, in samsara we’re suffering, one way or another. The real I appears to us and we have believed in that one hundred percent from beginningless rebirths up to now, but we can’t find it from the tip of the hairs down to the toes, neither inside nor outside, not even on the aggregates. With Amara's Class Builder, you can easily test out different Skill Tree variations and calculate the best setup for your playstyle. The Buddha said that the karma continues all the time and expands, so it never ends and we suffer without end. I am sorry this took quite a long time, but as I have time, I will write to you. Personally with the Phaseslame tree I have had 0 issues keeping it up with Phaseslam or Fracture. The main tree for this build is the Fist of the Elements. THE TIES THAT BIND: SOUTH ASIAN MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY ART 30 NOVEMBER-1 DECEMBER 2016 Estimate $11,765 - 14,710 Rs 8,00,000 - 10,00,000 Winning Bid $12,001 Rs 8,16,082 (Inclusive of Buyer's Premium) ARTWORK DETAILS. That ability is amazing to use and if you have revelation on then you will always have at least one stack of it when using phasegrasp. This is what happens to our karma if we follow the attachment to sex. So this quotation is in regards to karma. We look at it as just pleasure, real pleasure. They see that it is totally nonexistent and what exists is merely labeled by our own mind and exists in mere name. There is another explanation to understand [sexual pleasure] from the side of tantra. Also there is a quotation from the Four Hundred Stanzas: Attachment and so forth arise because the nature of phenomena is exaggerated by ignorance.The delusions arise especially by following and exaggerating what is beautiful and ugly.Anger and attachment are no different from ignorance,And they arise by depending on ignorance, which is the only principal. This is what we need to do to achieve the three kayas. The Buddha said that the karma continues all the time and expands, so it never ends and we suffer without end. Ram Kumar Untitled Signed and dated 'Ram Kumar 90' … We give that up for those few seconds or minutes of pleasure. We look at the suffering as pleasure; we don’t see it as suffering. The king of the delusions is ignorance, holding the I as real. Not necessarily true either. Does Ties That Bind trigger Samsara? And we give up buddhahood—the peerless happiness, the total cessation of mistakes and completion of realizations. It is like watching TV or a movie and believing it is real. Thanks for the input, it's appreciated. The result is achieving the three kayas by attaining the illusory body. We can check what has been appearing and what we have believed is real from beginningless rebirths. My most dear, most kind, most precious, wish-fulfilling one,Thank you very much for your kind letter expressing all your thoughts to me. Harry James Potter wakes up on his eighth birthday knowing great love. There are two different ways of looking at it, so in this case we can look at the attachment to sexual pleasure. If attachment to that is not renounced then we will have to suffer again without end. 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