Why don't Tibetan Lamas resurrect the old "Kapalika" type?

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Re: Why don't Tibetan Lamas resurrect the old "Kapalika" type?

Post by Malcolm » Wed Oct 05, 2011 1:33 pm

Karma Dorje wrote:I should have put a finer point on that. Amongst spiritually inclined Hindus rather than those merely accidentally born into a Hindu family, sattvic food is the norm...
Hot, spicey, oily, etc., food are not sattvic at all. Even the Indian vegetarian diet is more rajasic than sattvic. Hot/pungent, oily, salty, etc., foods are rajasic, whether from animals or not. Moreover, among sattvic foods, like honey, ghee, curds, and so on, these are derived from animals, and their quality depends on the type of farm they derive from and manner of production. There are vegetarian foods that are even tamasic, eggplant dishes, etc., not to mention processed foods, frozen foods, and so on that may be "vegetarian" but are all crap.

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Re: Why don't Tibetan Lamas resurrect the old "Kapalika" type?

Post by Malcolm » Wed Oct 05, 2011 1:37 pm

Karma Dorje wrote: In point of fact most Hindus are scrupulously vegetarian whereas most Tibetan buddhists eat meat.
No, most Hindus avoid eating cows, but that does not make them vegetarians. There is still chicken, fish, lamb, goat, and so on.
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Re: Why don't Tibetan Lamas resurrect the old "Kapalika" type?

Post by alwayson » Wed Oct 05, 2011 5:11 pm

himalayanspirit wrote:When i was a kid I witness goat sacrifice in the temple for local goddesses in my state.

Namo Amitabhaya.

:thumbsup:

Real Hinduism in India is different than what is practiced in the West.

I don't think we have snake mounds in America to worship with milk :jumping:

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Re: Why don't Tibetan Lamas resurrect the old "Kapalika" type?

Post by alwayson » Wed Oct 05, 2011 5:43 pm

Karma Dorje wrote:My point is that it is hypocritical to promote one religion over another when the actual practices are not so different.

Even if thats the case, which its not, Hinduism lacks the view of Dependent Origination / Sunyata.

That is a HUGE difference.

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Re: Why don't Tibetan Lamas resurrect the old "Kapalika" type?

Post by goldenlotus » Wed Oct 05, 2011 5:52 pm

Jai Kali Maa

dude get off your ass and go find a rotten half burnt body and consume it's flesh.If your in america stalk someone's funeral, dig up there corpse, chop off that meat and enjoy. then dig another grave off a person who already decompossd and take their skull. :stirthepot:
eat some of your shit with a piss flavored smoothie.
stop being so disgusted with how things are and just consume it
Tibetan lamas should bring the "kapalika" type back, but you probably wont be initiated
oops sorry i was off topic :offtopic:

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Re: Why don't Tibetan Lamas resurrect the old "Kapalika" type?

Post by purple rose » Wed Oct 05, 2011 6:02 pm

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