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by kevdogg
Sun Feb 03, 2013 4:24 pm
Forum: Mahāyāna Buddhism
Topic: qualities of a bodhisattava
Replies: 4
Views: 766

Re: qualities of a bodhisattava

yeah it is from wiki, Maitreya and the Lotus Sutra. I dont know how to post that stuff. i was lucky ta do the quote. :techproblem:
by kevdogg
Sun Feb 03, 2013 7:37 am
Forum: Mahāyāna Buddhism
Topic: qualities of a bodhisattava
Replies: 4
Views: 766

qualities of a bodhisattava

What are the five characters of a bodhisattva? :shrug: have they been clearly defined? if so where may i find it? The Buddha did not entrust these five characters to Maitreya, Medicine King, or the others of their group. Instead he summoned forth the bodhisattvas....from the great earth of Tranquil ...
by kevdogg
Wed Jan 23, 2013 1:54 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: i am new too
Replies: 7
Views: 1142

Re: i am new too

Hello everyone!!! Diggin this site!!! :group: :namaste:
by kevdogg
Sun Jan 20, 2013 7:18 pm
Forum: Mahāyāna Buddhism
Topic: existence of objects/form
Replies: 40
Views: 5042

Re: existence of objects/form

Some explanations of Cittamatra tend towards the idea that everything is just our imagination, but that doesn't adequately describe the achievement of the philosophy. Its more the idea that there is no "outside", no "beyond" to knowing - everything is an illusion, but there is no truth hidden behin...
by kevdogg
Sun Jan 20, 2013 7:05 pm
Forum: Mahāyāna Buddhism
Topic: Canon and doctrines, precepts.
Replies: 14
Views: 1735

Re: Canon and doctrines, precepts.

i was once a member of a vaisnva sect where "offences" and consumption of certain foods were huge taboos. I found many seekers caught up and fixated on these things, so much so that they were taking this to be sadhana. I grew very frustrated cuz it seemed that noone had any insight as to why they we...
by kevdogg
Sun Jan 20, 2013 6:08 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: i am new too
Replies: 7
Views: 1142

i am new too

Hola! I am new to this forum and very happy to have found it! There is alot of good stuff here, I mean alot of good usefull info!!! Thanks all!!! Me, I am a dude just trying to get free from the misery. I have been a seeker for some years and have had a deep interest in Yoga/Vedantic teachings and p...
by kevdogg
Sun Jan 20, 2013 5:14 pm
Forum: North America (USA & Canada)
Topic: Yamantanka Empowerment
Replies: 3
Views: 1148

Re: Yamantanka Empowerment

Is Yamantanka Manjushri? What does an empowerment provide? Sorry i am unaware.