7 FEELING
Feelings divide experiences into pleasant, unpleasant or neutral.
Dependent Origination Feeling
THE LEVEL OF ORDINARY
Feeling becomes a powerful force towards or against what is experienced. Feeling can generate
complex emotions such as anger, fear, anxiety, enthusiasm, happiness or love.
THE LEVEL OF DEEPER UNDERSTANDING
The world is experienced by Feeling. Feeling arouses strong reactions and encourages the
Self towards dualistic tendencies, often deceptive and misleading.
THE LEVEL OF ULTIMATE WISDOM
Feeling, once arisen, is difficult to manage and control. Different beings can experience different Feeling towards the same object. Feeling is fickle and changeable. Feeling easily forms habits.