what karma decides the gender of an individual

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what karma decides the gender of an individual

Postby for49 » Tue Jun 23, 2009 9:18 am

buddhist text says that to attain budha you must be born as a male ? consequntly why cant anyone attain budhahood when born as a female and what kamic consequences decides the gender of an individual?

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Re: what karma decides the gender of an individual

Postby retrofuturist » Tue Jun 23, 2009 9:32 am

"Do not force others, including children, by any means whatsoever, to adopt your views, whether by authority, threat, money, propaganda, or even education." - Ven. Thich Nhat Hanh

"The uprooting of identity is seen by the noble ones as pleasurable; but this contradicts what the whole world sees." (Snp 3.12)

"To argue with a person who has renounced the use of reason is like administering medicine to the dead" - Thomas Paine

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Re: what karma decides the gender of an individual

Postby kc2dpt » Tue Jun 23, 2009 2:18 pm

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Postby gavesako » Tue Jun 23, 2009 4:19 pm

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Re: what karma decides the gender of an individual

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