“We may have some idea that a place of ultimate understanding exists–but heaven is not necessarily somewhere else. It is within the nature of our minds, and this we reach by meditation. We just accept each situation as it comes, and follow our inner guidance–our intuition, our own hearts.”
source: Tarthang Tulku. (1995). Gesture of balance. Emeryville, CA: Dharma Publ., p.85.