Having gone on a few interesting detours over past blogs this fortnight’s will return to our exploration of the misdeeds related to the body. We are up to the third of these, having covered ….
So, this third misdeed relates to adultery. As Lama Marut explains it ‘adultery means having sexual relations with someone other than your partner (assuming you have mutually agreed not too) or, if single with someone who is married or otherwise seriously and exclusively committed to another.’
This behaviour hurts other people. Hurt including the betrayal of trust. Lama Marut tells us the ancient texts refer to karmic ripenings, or future consequence of this type of behaviour.
'What goes around comes around'. These include…….
So, if we want a sexual partner and others in our lives we can trust, a nice clean environment and friendly people around us, we need to refrain from hurting others with our sexual activity. And we need to put the causes in place for a positive future. These include….
With love, appreciation and very best well wishes to us all