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by Sound Of Silence
Thu Feb 11, 2010 1:55 pm
Forum: Sūtra Studies
Topic: Heart Sutra
Replies: 15
Views: 1922

Re: Heart Sutra

meindzai wrote:
But when emptiness starts being applied to the path itself is where I'd perhaps start to see Theravadins cringing a bit. One might reference the simile of the raft, oft quoted in both traditions, but I think Mahayana takes it a bit further.

Sorry-- how does mahayana take it further?
by Sound Of Silence
Tue Feb 09, 2010 1:50 am
Forum: Mahāyāna Buddhism
Topic: Controlling emotions...
Replies: 9
Views: 1332

Re: Controlling emotions...

So, I was diagnosed with Bi-Polar disorder many years ago. And I definitely have issues that would fall under the scope of that; but I know there has to be a better way than chemicals to get things under control. My biggest issue is poor impulse control, which usually leads to me getting angry over...
by Sound Of Silence
Tue Feb 09, 2010 1:27 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hey everyone!
Replies: 3
Views: 557

Hey everyone!

Hello, I am new here... hence my first thread starting in the introductions... erm... well hey everyone! I have been on a couple sites for awhile now, haven't heard of this one until recently-- glad I did! So I guess now that I am here, I can annoy everyone by giving some lovely opinions? :twothumbs...