xkcd's teaching on anatta

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xkcd's teaching on anatta

Postby Kim OHara » Sat Jan 16, 2010 10:28 pm

For you enjoyment:
http://xkcd.com/659/

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Re: xkcd's teaching on anatta

Postby retrofuturist » Sat Jan 16, 2010 10:33 pm

Greetings Kim,

Funny comic... it goes to show attachment to self and why sometimes the Buddha's teachings are falsely interpreted as annihilistic.

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Whatever various forms of unease there are in the world, They originate founded in encumbering accumulation. (Pārāyanavagga)


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One who is such, calmed and ever mindful, He has no sorrows! -- Udana IV, 7


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