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by cappuccino
Mon Oct 19, 2020 9:08 pm
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: What does ego mean?
Replies: 30
Views: 5193

Re: What does ego mean?

binocular wrote: Mon Oct 19, 2020 8:29 pm But not everyone is gullible. And not everyone has money that could be taken from them.
are you merely arguing for the sake of arguing
by cappuccino
Mon Oct 19, 2020 8:27 pm
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: What does ego mean?
Replies: 30
Views: 5193

Re: What does ego mean?

binocular wrote: Mon Oct 19, 2020 8:21 pm Because otherwise, New Agers can't make money off of gullible, desperate souls.
everyone's situation is desperate, including you
by cappuccino
Mon Oct 19, 2020 7:12 pm
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: What does ego mean?
Replies: 30
Views: 5193

Re: What does ego mean?

no self is a self doctrine


not-self isn't a self doctrine
by cappuccino
Mon Oct 19, 2020 3:52 pm
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: What does ego mean?
Replies: 30
Views: 5193

Re: What does ego mean?

No_Mind wrote: Sun Oct 18, 2020 4:05 pm It seems that all of my current problems can be traced back to my ego … What is it and how does one get rid of it?
that's not the Buddhist teaching


Buddhist teaching has a different approach


you must read the scriptures every day
by cappuccino
Sun Oct 18, 2020 1:24 am
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Swami Sarvapriyanand?
Replies: 80
Views: 10717

Re: Swami Sarvapriyanand?

:anjali:
by cappuccino
Sun Oct 18, 2020 1:09 am
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Swami Sarvapriyanand?
Replies: 80
Views: 10717

Re: Swami Sarvapriyanand?

talking seems to be futile


at least Zen knows this
by cappuccino
Sun Oct 18, 2020 1:02 am
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Swami Sarvapriyanand?
Replies: 80
Views: 10717

Re: Swami Sarvapriyanand?

Mahabrahma wrote: Sun Oct 18, 2020 1:00 am Religion isn't dangerous in any way.
are you not part of this world?


where very many problems are caused by religion
by cappuccino
Sun Oct 18, 2020 1:00 am
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Swami Sarvapriyanand?
Replies: 80
Views: 10717

Re: Swami Sarvapriyanand?

Mahabrahma wrote: Sun Oct 18, 2020 12:58 am I want to say that no one can stop a Buddhist from achieving Enlightenment except themselves.
lay life can stop you, trust me


becoming a monk is not for no reason
by cappuccino
Sun Oct 18, 2020 12:56 am
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Swami Sarvapriyanand?
Replies: 80
Views: 10717

Re: Swami Sarvapriyanand?

StrivingforMonkhood wrote: Sun Oct 18, 2020 12:55 am And religion can be very, very dangerous as well.
How so?
by cappuccino
Sun Oct 18, 2020 12:53 am
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Swami Sarvapriyanand?
Replies: 80
Views: 10717

Re: Swami Sarvapriyanand?

Mahabrahma wrote: Sun Oct 18, 2020 12:50 am What people see as the fiction of this world is more real than the atheistic philosophies of the modern day.
Atheists are fed up with religion


Because it's often bonkers
by cappuccino
Sun Oct 18, 2020 12:46 am
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Swami Sarvapriyanand?
Replies: 80
Views: 10717

Re: Swami Sarvapriyanand?

Mahabrahma wrote: Sun Oct 18, 2020 12:41 am mara, who has been disposed of, for the time being, demons are trying to invade your consciousness.
Buddhism is a grounded religion


You don't help by presenting these ideas


We have enough fiction
by cappuccino
Sun Oct 18, 2020 12:36 am
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Swami Sarvapriyanand?
Replies: 80
Views: 10717

Re: Swami Sarvapriyanand?

Mahabrahma wrote: Sun Oct 18, 2020 12:33 am He told me not to think aloud, which I think I am doing too much sometimes in my own head.
thinking is a non-issue
by cappuccino
Sun Oct 18, 2020 12:29 am
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Swami Sarvapriyanand?
Replies: 80
Views: 10717

Re: Swami Sarvapriyanand?

Mahabrahma wrote: Sun Oct 18, 2020 12:27 am I'm listening to your Collective Soul link. Every time someone says "Love" I don't think Samsara.
watch and learn