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by Sunrise
Fri Jul 30, 2010 4:06 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Do you believe in rebirth?
Replies: 193
Views: 22161

Re: Do you believe in rebirth?

Howdy Sunrise! Yes. Some say belief in it is not required. I think the Buddha would want you to be comfortable with your belief and not 'swallow more than you can chew' - when the time is right for you to know - you will know. All views are only worth letting go of in the end. Metta Hello Anicca Yo...
by Sunrise
Fri Jul 30, 2010 4:01 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Is dukkha just psychological?
Replies: 147
Views: 19004

Re: Is dukkha just psychological?

So are we saying dukkha only finally ceases once an enlightened person dies ( paranibbana )? P Let's take a hypothetical scenario. I walk along a path and my foot hits a rock. I feel pain. But I do not take it as "my pain" and "my foot". Pain is just physical pain to me. I do not mentally reject it...
by Sunrise
Fri Jul 30, 2010 2:42 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Do you believe in rebirth?
Replies: 193
Views: 22161

Do you believe in rebirth?

Do you believe in rebirth?