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Must Buddhists be vegetarian ? This is a constant debate among the Buddhists schools. In fact, many modern Buddhists do not know the reason or rational behind this 'rule'. So, what did the Buddha say ?The Buddha teaches that a person is considered pure & virtuous by his thoughts, speech & actions, and not whether he eats meat or not. A person may be a strict vegetarian (Hitler is a very good example) but still commit heinous crimes. A person may eat meat, but he can still practise the…Continue
As we are aware, abortion can be defined as “the termination of a pregnancy by the removal or expulsion of an embryo or fetus from the uterus, resulting in or caused by its death”If a child is meant to be born at a certain time for a specified pair of parents, killing him/her at a certain stage of the early age of the child is questionable. But if there is a reason such as:1. The mother is an underage rape victim and she is not physically fit enough to bear the child2. The mother is an AIDS…Continue
I have been self studying Buddhism for over 4 years now, but after allthis time I am still bothered with many unanswered questions. Idesperately tried to find the teacher to help me understand thingsbetter, but due to luck of funds and inability to travel far I had noluck...And the deeper I get into to subject the more puzzled andconfused I seem to get. For example I can not understand biggestthing about compassion: humble acceptance without involvement.... If wepractice compassion by loving…Continue
So often we, as respectful admirers of HHDL, continue to look to him to solve something for us.I think this must be turned around......It is time for us to demonstrate, through our words and actions, how his tireless efforts have benefited us and helped others. By showing him that we listened, and learned (to the best of our respective abilities and situations), we give HHDL the best support we can give him......feedback that his efforts have already produced great fruits. With this encouraging…Continue
Realisation: Do Bad Parents Karmically Beget Bad Kids?Source: http://www.thedailyenlightenment.comParental genetic inheritance is llusiory as we 'inherit' similar but personal karmic tendencies from our past.There is a common misunderstanding that negative karma from parents can be passed on to their children, as if karma can be 'transfered' via inherited genes. This idea is hard to debunk because it can seem true that parents who do much evil…Continue