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by Virgo
Wed May 23, 2018 11:07 pm
Forum: Dzogchen
Topic: Quote by ChNNR about Dzogchen and God - where is it from?
Replies: 330
Views: 7599

Re: Quote by ChNNR about Dzogchen and God - where is it from?

Do Theravada and Mahayana understand dependent origination same way? No. Theravadins use it to understand the emptiness of persons. Mahayanists use it to understand the emptiness of all phenomena. Tantrikas, of course, are understanding it the same way, but also going beyond just emptiness alone. K...
by Virgo
Wed May 23, 2018 10:55 pm
Forum: Media
Topic: Music time
Replies: 1869
Views: 150445

Re: Music time

by Virgo
Wed May 23, 2018 10:17 pm
Forum: Dzogchen
Topic: Quote by ChNNR about Dzogchen and God - where is it from?
Replies: 330
Views: 7599

Re: Quote by ChNNR about Dzogchen and God - where is it from?

Do Theravada and Mahayana understand dependent origination same way? No. Theravadins use it to understand the emptiness of persons. Mahayanists use it to understand the emptiness of all phenomena. Tantrikas, of course, are understanding it the same way, but also going beyond just emptiness alone. K...
by Virgo
Wed May 23, 2018 6:48 pm
Forum: Dzogchen
Topic: Quote by ChNNR about Dzogchen and God - where is it from?
Replies: 330
Views: 7599

Re: Quote by ChNNR about Dzogchen and God - where is it from?

unless one understands dependent origination as the Buddha taught it, one will not realize emptiness. But isn't Dependant Origination just a logical conclusion ? I'd say it's scientific logic...maybe physics ? Maybe it takes a genius to figure out ? Do you mean that one can realize emptiness experi...
by Virgo
Wed May 23, 2018 3:39 am
Forum: Media
Topic: Music time
Replies: 1869
Views: 150445

Re: Music time



Kevin...
by Virgo
Wed May 23, 2018 2:59 am
Forum: News & Current Events
Topic: Trump's Movement to Unilateralism
Replies: 73
Views: 1428

Re: Trump's Movement to Unilateralism



Kevin...
by Virgo
Tue May 22, 2018 10:56 pm
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: "Eleven Vehicles"
Replies: 2
Views: 176

Re: "Eleven Vehicles"

It's a Tibetan dozen? :shrug:

Kevin...
by Virgo
Tue May 22, 2018 8:11 pm
Forum: Media
Topic: John Iadarola Goes "True North"
Replies: 9
Views: 353

Re: John Iadarola Goes "True North"

A 16'th episode was also released.

Kevin
by Virgo
Tue May 22, 2018 8:11 pm
Forum: Media
Topic: John Iadarola Goes "True North"
Replies: 9
Views: 353

Re: John Iadarola Goes "True North"

Bristollad wrote:
Fri Apr 20, 2018 9:02 pm
Only available in the USA
Great news! You can now watch on Tumblr from anywhere in the world here:

https://truenorthshow.tumblr.com/
by Virgo
Tue May 22, 2018 6:59 pm
Forum: News & Current Events
Topic: The Four Turnings, Howe and Strauss
Replies: 2
Views: 86

Re: The Four Turnings, Howe and Strauss

Rick wrote:
Tue May 22, 2018 3:05 pm
Howe and Strauss.
They've done very interesting work, and yes the cycle continues.

Kevin...
by Virgo
Tue May 22, 2018 2:01 am
Forum: Dzogchen
Topic: Quote by ChNNR about Dzogchen and God - where is it from?
Replies: 330
Views: 7599

Re: Quote by ChNNR about Dzogchen and God - where is it from?

Jesus was a Jewish spiritual teacher and healer in the Greek speaking world during the Imperial Period of Rome. He had the spiritual backing of John the Baptist who was an influential Jew who some considered to be a prophet. The teachings of Jesus seemed to be heavily influenced mainly by the Pharis...
by Virgo
Mon May 21, 2018 6:20 pm
Forum: Mahāyāna Buddhism
Topic: Tonglen question
Replies: 14
Views: 328

Re: Tonglen question

javier.espinoza.t wrote:
Mon May 21, 2018 6:13 pm
But, how karma is purified then? has to do with recognize dharmadatu?
If you do tonglen you do not purify the karma of another.

Kevin...
by Virgo
Mon May 21, 2018 4:49 am
Forum: Media
Topic: Music time
Replies: 1869
Views: 150445

Re: Music time



Kevin...
by Virgo
Mon May 21, 2018 2:54 am
Forum: Mahāyāna Buddhism
Topic: Tonglen question
Replies: 14
Views: 328

Re: Tonglen question

Hi all! ¿can karma be concretely transfered via tonglen?¿how can i be sure of it? usually we say purify, but here one takes and gives. i felt really tonglen-ed once ( :rolling: yeah it is strange), when i went to see my teacher, so after years, i wonder if i can do the same. cheers! :cheers: No. No...
by Virgo
Sun May 20, 2018 11:41 pm
Forum: Wellness, Diet and Fitness
Topic: Cayenne Tea
Replies: 9
Views: 246

Re: Cayenne Tea

Just be careful in the summer, as this tea is very heating.

Kevin...
by Virgo
Sun May 20, 2018 6:00 pm
Forum: Dzogchen
Topic: Quote by ChNNR about Dzogchen and God - where is it from?
Replies: 330
Views: 7599

Re: Quote by ChNNR about Dzogchen and God - where is it from?


I enjoyed that. Thanks for the laugh. I was wondering how Rihanna wandered into this thread . . .
:P

Kevin
by Virgo
Sun May 20, 2018 4:16 pm
Forum: Dzogchen
Topic: Quote by ChNNR about Dzogchen and God - where is it from?
Replies: 330
Views: 7599

Re: Quote by ChNNR about Dzogchen and God - where is it from?

Virgo wrote:
Sun May 20, 2018 3:10 pm
invite Rihanna
invite Rihanna = in Vajrayana. Darn phones. :rolling:

Kevin...
by Virgo
Sun May 20, 2018 3:10 pm
Forum: Dzogchen
Topic: Quote by ChNNR about Dzogchen and God - where is it from?
Replies: 330
Views: 7599

Re: Quote by ChNNR about Dzogchen and God - where is it from?

Emaho, invite Rihanna the teachers most important. The teachers out of compassion give us many methods. If your confidence is to go to the Western pure land, then that is wonderful.

Kevin...
by Virgo
Sun May 20, 2018 2:45 am
Forum: News & Current Events
Topic: deadliest mass shooting in the U.S.
Replies: 590
Views: 22476

Re: deadliest mass shooting in the U.S.

And no the statistics do not show they are "now happening once per week", that is a bit of an extrapolation. Which one is an extrapolation? https://www.cnn.com/2018/03/02/us/school-shootings-2018-list-trnd/index.html May 18: Santa Fe, Texas At least eight people -- and as many as 10 -- were killed ...
by Virgo
Sun May 20, 2018 2:32 am
Forum: Dzogchen
Topic: Quote by ChNNR about Dzogchen and God - where is it from?
Replies: 330
Views: 7599

Re: Quote by ChNNR about Dzogchen and God - where is it from?

I think Malcolm is simply trying to help you recognize your capacity. You don't need to take millions of years emaho.

Kevin...