The Universal Viewpoint

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Reference: Mindfulness Approach

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On a scale, all values are measured from the reference point of zero. This works because zero has no value. The reference point of zero does not add anything to the value being measured.

Similarly, in this universe, all phenomena can be viewed objectively from the reference point of Emptiness. This works because Emptiness itself is absence of all phenomena. The reference point of Emptiness does not add anything to the phenomenon being viewed.

When one is looking from the viewpoint of emptiness one is fully aware of everything that fills the emptiness. That means one can see the proper ratios between things. In other words one rationally comprehends what is there and the relationships among those things.

We may say that Emptiness provides a Universal Viewpoint that is totally objective.

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