Eating chocolate is that okey?

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villkorkarma
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Eating chocolate is that okey?

Postby villkorkarma » Fri Jan 17, 2014 11:33 pm

Is eating chocolate a break againt the five 5 percepts a laymen takes?
one suffer because one hasnt existed long : )

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Paul Davy
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Re: Eating chocolate is that okey?

Postby Paul Davy » Sat Jan 18, 2014 12:07 am

Greetings,

No.

Metta,
Retro. :)
“I hope, Anuruddha, that you are all living in concord, with mutual appreciation, without disputing, blending like milk and water, viewing each other with kindly eyes.” (MN 31)

What is the final conviction that comes when radical attention is razor-edge sharp? That the object of the mind is mind-made (manomaya). (Ven. Ñāṇananda)

"If you have always believed that everyone should play by the same rules and be judged by the same standards, that would have gotten you labeled a radical 50 years ago, a liberal 25 years ago and a racist today." (Thomas Sowell)

thelotuseffect
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Re: Eating chocolate is that okey?

Postby thelotuseffect » Sat Jan 18, 2014 3:08 pm

NOOOOOO!

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Re: Eating chocolate is that okey?

Postby Digity » Tue Jan 21, 2014 12:47 am

Why would you think that? I was told you can even eat chocolate on Uposatha Days, which I do.


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