beeblebrox wrote:Hi Digity, this seems to be an issue because of its relation to the ordination of bhikkhunis.
Also, the issue of whether some people actually hated the Buddha, such as Devadatta, I think is also an important one. From my own understanding (or perception) that kind of questioning would be considered absurd in orthodox circles.
Coyote wrote:Hi Beeblebrox. Could you explain what you mean here about the line of questioning being considered absurd?
beeblebrox wrote:Hi everyone,
This thread is interesting. ...
Bankei wrote:Thoughts from other traditions also welcome.
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