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by lyndon taylor
Thu May 12, 2011 9:22 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Why such a difference?
Replies: 236
Views: 19191

Re: Why such a difference?

daverupa the whole comment wasnt to you, just the part about buddha nature being exclusive to mahayana, a point i disagree with, i don't think anyone got the point of what i was saying, the point is there is TRUTH, somewhat absolute because its not wrong, and various peoples interpretation of truth ...
by lyndon taylor
Wed May 11, 2011 7:20 am
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Why such a difference?
Replies: 236
Views: 19191

Re: Why such a difference?

if the buddha wasnt god, there must be some truth he didnt speak of that perhaps later followers revealed, this obsession with "the buddha didnt say it hence it must be false" seems kind of ridiculous especially when we dont know exactly what the buddha said, also daverupa your comment about thereva...
by lyndon taylor
Mon May 09, 2011 7:10 am
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Do you believe in Arahants?
Replies: 28
Views: 4342

Re: Do you believe in Arahants?

one of the problems with people claiming to be arahants or enlightened is we ourselves are usually bad judges of our own character, far better to let our actions speak louder than words and let others judge us enlightened.