1 IGNORANCE
Indifferent, blind or not interested in investigating the true nature of reality.
Dependent Origination Ignorance
THE LEVEL OF ORDINARY
Unaware of the potential of change. Not questioning habitual patterns.
Blindly staggering from past into future.
THE LEVEL OF DEEPER UNDERSTANDING
Experiencing the world through dualistic concepts such as attachments, beliefs,
opinions and desires based on a mistaken belief in the Self.
THE LEVEL OF ULTIMATE WISDOM
The path to wisdom is wholly closed. Insight into the true nature of
reality is not possible. Understanding the insubstantiality of Self is unattainable.