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- Wed Aug 01, 2018 4:40 pm
- Forum: Lounge
- Topic: Saptparm Cave and the First Buddhist Council
- Replies: 4
- Views: 565
Just wanted to share this ... Thought it was pretty cool.. Saptparni Cave-where the first Buddhist council was held after Buddha died (paranirvana). Saptparni Cave, also referred to as Saptaparni Cave or Sattapani Cave, is a Buddhist cave site about 2 kilometres (1.2 mi) southwest from Rajgir, Bihar...
Hello dialectbird .. I am brand spanking new, so take my comments with a grain of salt.. I was one prior to about a week ago who did not truly believe there is a hell.. Now that I have read about the six realms of which include Naraka-gati ( hell ), I have changed my mind.. I also have had inappropr...
- Sat Jul 21, 2018 4:18 pm
- Forum: East Asian Buddhism
- Topic: Mie Prefecture shrine association gets license to grow cannabis for Shinto rituals
- Replies: 22
- Views: 1728
I am a legal medicinal cannabis grower, but have ceased taking in any form of THC because I just can't see how it can contribute towards my practicing Buddhism, and or especially meditation. Being stoned and trying to meditate just will not work for me.. I prefer a clear head.. A little off topic, b...
- Wed Jul 18, 2018 1:33 pm
- Forum: Introductions
- Topic: Hello From Airway Heights Washington
- Replies: 5
- Views: 445
Hello all... I find myself being drawn once again to learn about, and try to make Buddhism a part of my life somehow. At first glance it seems quite complex, so trying to find an entry into it that simply feels right. Keeping things simple so to speak as I sort of find my way. A few years ago I did ...