Re: How do monks shave?
Posted: Tue Dec 09, 2014 10:50 am
Best way to shave for me, is shaving 1 time per week.
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You're lucky! I start to look unkempt after 2 days and hairier people even sooner!khemindas wrote:Best way to shave for me, is shaving 1 time per week.
As I see it, it's not just a forest tradition interpretation. Ven Thanissaro is going by the four great standards to arrive at that understanding. But of course any temple or monastery can have very different ideas.lyndon taylor wrote:Well then that would be a Forest Tradition interpretation, not an all of Buddhism interpretation, I'm pretty sure the Cambodian temple I ordained at used electric razors followed by regular razors for the close shave.