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by rats_nest
Mon Apr 23, 2012 1:40 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Interfaith Dialogue
Replies: 2049
Views: 98291

Re: Buddhist opinions about the Historical Jesus

I can't speak for all Buddhists about the opinion of Jesus but i think it is interesting to compare how different the relationships are between the main teachers of christians and buddhists. I think Buddha is more admired for his words and teachings. That is all that remains (arguably) from him. The...
by rats_nest
Mon Apr 23, 2012 9:53 am
Forum: Gelug
Topic: Dharma Dates
Replies: 1
Views: 633

Re: Dharma Dates

Thanks for the Post :-) A Gelug Nun told me once that the reccomendations (No cutting hair for instance) are to be followed only when possible. Even Lama Zopa i think would fly on a Non-favourable day if there is no solution. Just wanted to add that this is not to be seen as a dogma in my opinion. :...