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Is eating chocolate a break againt the five 5 percepts a laymen takes?
one suffer because one hasnt existed long : )
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"When we transcend one level of truth, the new level becomes what is true for us. The previous one is now false. What one experiences may not be what is experienced by the world in general, but that may well be truer.
(Ven. Nanananda)“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)Never again...
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Why would you think that? I was told you can even eat chocolate on Uposatha Days, which I do.
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