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Rid Yourself of Confict & Negativity

Throughout my life, I have been influenced by conflict and negativity but over the last few years I have discovered a great way to disconnect from these influences. 879 more words

Buddhism

About the Five Precepts in Advayavada.

question You say that ‘man’s observance of the five fundamental precepts in his daily life gives him the moral strength required to embark upon the Buddha’s Middle Way…’ I think you’ve missed the point of the precepts. 454 more words

Advayavada Buddhism

Confessions of a Buddhist hunter

One should not kill a living being, nor cause it to be killed, nor should one incite another to kill

– Sutta Nipata 2.396… 1,244 more words

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Who Will Johnny Find Approachable? - By Susan

Scenario:

Little Johnny has perceived his world to be hostile.

He didn’t like sports, but he was forced to do sports. His cousins would come over often and tease him about his math hobby. 312 more words

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Advayavada Study Plan - week 38

Dear friends,

The purpose of Advayavada Buddhism is to become a true part of the whole.

In Advayavada Buddhism, the Path is understood as an ongoing and fully autonomous, non-prescriptive, investigative and creative process of progressive insight, reflecting in human terms wondrous overall existence becoming over time in its manifest direction. 326 more words

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The 5th Precept of avoiding alcohol

While researching my last blog about quitting alcohol, I found a great deal of discussion from people who did not think the 5th precept of abstaining from alcohol applied to just one glass of wine. 501 more words

Buddhism

Advayavada Study Plan - week 31

Dear friends,

The purpose of Advayavada Buddhism is to become a true part of the whole.

Our quest is fully personalized: it is firmly based on what we increasingly know about ourselves and our world, and trusting our own intentions, feelings and conscience. 618 more words

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