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Why Are Some Buddhists Not Monastics Here & Now?

Oct. 31 | Though the problems below are not all’s views, they do reflect those faced by the idealistic, who wish for nothing but the best. Problem [1]: Perfect Teacher Sought Being with idealistic hopes to find a perfect(ionistic) monastic teacher, who...

Who Is A True Sangha Member?

Dec. 28 | The not correctable are not commendable.  The incorrect yet correctable are still commendable. – Stonepeace | Books Though not totally right, ‘the Sangha’ is often defined as the fourfold community of Buddhist monks, nuns, laymen and...

Safeguarding The Buddhist Community’s Integrity

Mar. 7 | When one expresses good will, one is always blameless. When one bears ill will, one is already blameworthy. – Stonepeace Some friends occasionally speak of feeling troubled when they encounter ‘some dressed as Buddhist monastics’ (as...

The Buddha’s Skilful Use of Supernormal Powers

Jul. 10 | To the wise, the Dharma is the true miracle. To the foolish, magic tricks are enough. Transformation of the foolish into the wise is the true miracle. – Stonepeace A rich merchant in Rajagriha had a beautiful begging bowl made of the finest sandalwood...
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