clw_uk wrote: tiltbillings wrote:
If he said that D.O. wasnt three lives and that rebirth wasnt part of his teachings would you listen and still practice buddhadhamma?
I simply respond with: If you are dead and gone, nothing left, what is the point? He would not be much of a Buddha.
Well thats assuming he would say that (he wouldnt actually since thats a specualtive view that leads to dukkha), my view is that he would most likely say that its irrelevant
Gawd almighty, its a joke, son, a joke. Time for you to give it a rest. You toot a one note horn, and its gone a bit flat.
This being is bound to samsara, kamma is his means for going beyond. -- SN I, 38.
There is freedom from birth, freedom from becoming, freedom from making, freedom from conditioning. If there were not this freedom from birth, freedom from becoming, freedom from making, freedom from conditioning, then escape from that which is birth, becoming, making, conditioning, would not be known here. -- Ud 80
Ar scáth a chéile a mhaireas na daoine.
People live in one another’s shelter.
dheamhan a fhios agam
Damned if I know.