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by thecap
Thu Apr 23, 2009 4:59 pm
Forum: Mahāyāna Buddhism
Topic: Ego
Replies: 5
Views: 988

Re: Ego

floating_abu wrote:I'd like to ask what is not ego?
[x] Everything. :jawdrop: :D :buddha1:
by thecap
Thu Apr 16, 2009 5:14 pm
Forum: Mahāyāna Buddhism
Topic: Bringing the Dharma to Others
Replies: 11
Views: 819

Re: Bringing the Dharma to Others

I don't try to spread the word, or try to convert people. I have personally seen and experienced the harm caused by people trying to convert people to their beliefs. That may apply to most religions :) ...but do you think Buddhist Dharma is about spreading a "religious virus" or rather about compas...
by thecap
Thu Apr 16, 2009 5:11 pm
Forum: Mahāyāna Buddhism
Topic: Bringing the Dharma to Others
Replies: 11
Views: 819

Re: Bringing the Dharma to Others

Hi thornbush You don't have to lose a single word about the Dharma! Be the Dharma. Once people start noticing your extraordinary calmness, serenity or situational wisdom, they will be curious. When they are curious, their mind will be open. They will try to emulate your calmness, serenity and wisdom...
by thecap
Thu Apr 16, 2009 4:57 am
Forum: Engaged Buddhism
Topic: Earth 911
Replies: 3
Views: 618

Re: Earth 911

Hm... Earth911.com belongs to Global Alerts which names as contact person Trey Granger who has been White House Special Events Coverage Intern at CBS News. :alien: Google is fun. :stirthepot:
by thecap
Sat Apr 11, 2009 4:26 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Buddha as a commercial logo...
Replies: 8
Views: 1272

Re: Buddha as a commercial logo...

Hi thornbush

I don't know, but shouldn't the question rather be: Are graphical icons holy/sacred?

Afterall, Buddhist iconography is a later development.

Gautama Buddha said: When you see the Buddha you see the Dharma, when you see the Dharma you see the Buddha.

Just an opinion.
by thecap
Fri Apr 10, 2009 6:14 pm
Forum: Engaged Buddhism
Topic: Thich Nhat Hanh
Replies: 7
Views: 1329

Re: Thich Nhat Hanh

Which documentary are you referring to?