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by Khaggavisana
Wed May 15, 2019 8:50 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: The Dhamma and Science
Replies: 43
Views: 1007

Re: The Dhamma and Science

I've been struggling with a question: why didn't the Buddha tell something undoubtedly scientific so that in the XXI century everyone would have to embrace Buddhism because its founder knew something he couldn't possibly know if he were an ordinary person? For example, just imagine that we find the ...
by Khaggavisana
Sun Nov 18, 2018 5:13 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: What would you do if there is no rebirth ?
Replies: 58
Views: 2461

Re: What would you do if there is no rebirth ?

I hope I would remain a follower of the Buddha in the same sense as Stoic philosophers have their followers without Stoicism being a religion. Otherwise I would almost certainly become an alcoholic or an addict and sink myself into depression. It would be difficult to endure life that has no meaning...