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Bob Dylan a Bodhisattva

Jul 29, 2006 02:18 PM
by carlosaveline


Thanks!  I will try to get it.  Carlos.


Data:Sat, 29 Jul 2006 08:48:31 -0700 (PDT)

Assunto:Theos-World Was Bob Dylan a Bodhisattva?

> Was Bob Dylan a Bodhisattva?
> No, he wasn't, but if anyone can 
> catch the film by Martin Scorsace (sp?) 
> on Bob Dylan, "No Direction Home", I 
> recommend it. Scorsace also did the 
> excellent film "Kundun" on the Dali Lama.
> Dylan is probably before most people's 
> time, but I thought the film gave a good 
> depiction of someone who was following up 
> an inner value - music & poetry - to the 
> cost of all else. It seemed like he 
> cared about nothing else in his early 
> years but his music - which is really 
> following the dictates of the inner self, 
> a spiritual value. Its a formulae of 
> inner obsession that is the same in 
> spirituality, the Zen "one-pointedness." 
> Of course, it is usually something that 
> lasts only for a time, and then the 
> corruptions and attractions of the 
> outer world step in and ruin it all. 
> Ever notice how many music groups or 
> authors come up with one or two 
> outstanding works, and then don't 
> produce much of anything comparable 
> the rest of their lives.
> - jake j.
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