A friend asked for a post on the Buddhist idea of interdependence, and boundaries. Thich Nhat Hahn talks about interbeing: our connection with all other beings. No one is really separate. We exist together as the result of all that has led to this moment. Buddha taught that since we are interdependent, we need to be kind to each other and avoid harming any being.
Seeing the universe this way, can we still have boundaries? Absolutely. … Continue reading