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 Post subject: Lost in translation
PostPosted: Mon Oct 21, 2013 2:40 am 
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What do you all think about English works where many distinctly different terms are all translated into "enlightenment"?

I feel like there is a huge misunderstanding going on in the West because of the over use of this catch all.

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 Post subject: Re: Lost in translation
PostPosted: Mon Oct 21, 2013 2:49 am 
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You mean that I won't attain Nirvana simply by bleaching my hair? Damn.

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