How To Become A Buddhist ( Satire )

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How To Become A Buddhist ( Satire )

Post by ieee23 » Wed Jul 12, 2017 2:48 am

Whatever a bhikkhu frequently thinks and ponders upon, that will become the inclination of his mind. - MN 19

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Re: How To Become A Buddhist ( Satire )

Post by Bakmoon » Wed Jul 12, 2017 8:08 am

Quite funny. Also a good way to pop people's misconceptions.
The non-doing of any evil,
The performance of what's skillful,
The cleansing of one's own mind:
This is the Buddhas' teaching.

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Re: How To Become A Buddhist ( Satire )

Post by Maitri » Tue Jul 18, 2017 9:35 pm

I'm super offended by this video! Luckily, he has a guide on that too!

"Upon a heap of rubbish in the road-side ditch blooms a lotus, fragrant and pleasing.
Even so, on the rubbish heap of blinded mortals the disciple of the Supremely Enlightened One shines resplendent in wisdom." Dhammapada: Pupphavagga

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Re: How To Become A Buddhist ( Satire )

Post by Dhammarakkhito » Fri Jul 21, 2017 8:42 am

this is wrong speech, satire or not. finding humor in it i believe indicates wrong view, wrong intention; moreover, though he is making fun of a group and not an individual, it's still divisive
"Just as the ocean has a single taste — that of salt — in the same way, this Dhamma-Vinaya has a single taste: that of release."
— Ud 5.5

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