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by nomono
Fri Sep 27, 2019 2:32 pm
Forum: Mahāyāna Buddhism
Topic: Informations about an extinct buddhist school?
Replies: 1
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Informations about an extinct buddhist school?

I read on some encyclopedias that there was a historical school that had the Mahaparinirvana Sutra as its main text and was called Niepanshi 涅槃師 or Nieh-p’an-tsung/ Niepan zong in chinese and Nehan-shu in japanese (est. in the 4-5th century). On the wiki page on Korean Buddhism its written that ther...
by nomono
Wed Sep 11, 2019 2:02 pm
Forum: Ethical Conduct
Topic: Question Homosexuality in buddhist texts
Replies: 3
Views: 593

Question Homosexuality in buddhist texts

Hello, I am genuinely interested how different traditions view homosexuality in Buddhism. I always heard that Buddhism did not diffirentiate between heterosexual and homosexual conduct. I believed that too and had the impression that Buddhism was very lgbt friendly. Now I stumbled across this wiki p...

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