Exploring Theravāda's connections to other paths. What can we learn from other traditions, religions and philosophies?
Sorry, I was including middle class, mostly white hippies in that statement.m0rl0ck wrote:Really? Where i live, in the midwest, its mostly middle class, mostly white, with a smattering of students. Except the vietnamese temple is mostly vietnamese and the local bca church is mostly japanese immigrants and japanese descent.Buckwheat wrote:Every sangha I have seen in the US was loaded with hippies. Not an extensive record of research bu me, but consistent nonetheless.
Sotthī hontu nirantaraṃ - May you forever be well.
i guess "hippiness" is in the eye of the beholder.Buckwheat wrote:
Sorry, I was including middle class, mostly white hippies in that statement.
“The truth knocks on the door and you say, "Go away, I'm looking for the truth," and so it goes away. Puzzling.” ― Robert M. Pirsig