What are christians' opinion of buddhism for the vast majority of christians there is absolutely no difference between buddhism and their christian practises both lead to the same place after death - the sixth spirit sphere - the home of the perfect natural man. In the time of asoka there is a little conflict within buddhism, implicating an explanation of the buddha’s fundamentally simple message of personal salvation mahayana and theravada in mahayana the buddha, siddhartha gautama, happens to be the latest in a long line of past buddhas. The canonical buddhism views on nirvana was a reaction against early (precanonical) buddhism, along with the assumptions of jainism and the upanishadic thought on the idea of personal liberation precanonical buddhism stanislaw schayer, a polish contrary to popular opinion, the. Main: a buddhist view of suffering by peter morrell a buddhist view of suffering buddhism is a religion pretty centrally concerned with suffering it never really stops studying the suffering of oneself and that of other people.
Opinion by brett robinson, special to cnn (cnn)— forget the forbidden fruit logo and the cult of apple jokes the legacy of steve jobs is anything but religious apple was conceived in the heady days of the counterculture movement. Buddhism is the only religion which upholds scientific inquiry hence i like it and buddhism is the only religion which found out explanation of existence of universe based upon string theory, and it was done by buddha when he went deep into meditation searching for the ultimate particle. Differences between theravada and mahayana buddhism theravada buddhism and mahayana buddhism share the same core beliefs and devotion to the life and teaching of buddha, but they do have some differences.
Buddhism goes way beyond the confines of the personal – realising the truth of interdependence implies taking up the challenge of engaging with others in the wider world. A bodhisattva is a great practitioner who is walking on the path toward buddhahood by benefiting all sentient beings as well as themselves ~ venerable master hsing yun one of the wonderful teachings and practices of mahayana buddhism is that of the “bodhisattva path. The 3 buddhist personality types: which one are you 150 opinion expert analysis and commentary to make sense of today's biggest stories huffpost personal first-person essays, features. Instead of urging his followers into the study and long retreats essential to serious tibetan buddhist practice, he asks them to be kind to each other and to take care of the poor and the needy.
It depends some people think it's good if they are a buddhist, and others stick to their own religion and don't like buddhism i don't even know what buddhism consists of answer: there are. Buddhism and buddhist philosophy now have a global following in epistemology , the buddha seeks a middle way between the extremes of dogmatism and skepticism , emphasizing personal experience, a pragmatic attitude, and the use of critical thinking toward all types of knowledge. My opinion on samsara is the following: our sense organs (eye/ear etc) receive stimulations that are analyzed through our mind, which is a byproduct of our brain organ an untrained mind would see the stimulations and will categorize the objects according to their form putting them tags.
Metta to all of you out there well, metta is a meaningful and wonderful word in the buddhists' perspective metta means loving-kindness and loving-kindness in this context refers to love with equanimity, without bias or love that is unparallel to all living beings. Buddhism is a tradition that focuses on personal spiritual development buddhists strive for a deep insight into the true nature of life and do not worship gods or deities. View or position (pali diṭṭhi, sanskrit dṛṣṭi) is a central idea in buddhism in buddhist thought, a view is not a simple, abstract collection of propositions, but a charged interpretation of experience which intensely shapes and affects thought, sensation, and action having the proper mental attitude toward views is therefore considered an integral part of the buddhist path, as.
Zen buddhism is a spinoff of mahayana buddhism, concentrated in japan generally, zen is a non-doctrinaire road to transcendence, is extremely esoteric, and believes enlightenment is attained by chanting rote phrases, names, or texts. Trike daily tibetan buddhism personal reflections opinion: how rigpa can redeem itself in the wake of sogyal rinpoche’s resignation the road ahead for rigpa to reclaim its integrity will not be easy, but the embattled buddhist organization can start by doing the right thing, writes a tibetan psychologist and former monk. The internal unity of the dhamma is guaranteed by the fact that the last of the four noble truths, the truth of the way, is the noble eightfold path, while the first factor of the noble eightfold path, right view, is the understanding of the four noble truths.
Catholicism buddhism resurrection r f reincarnation eternal life with god in heaven o a nothingness (nirvana) jesus is god personal fallible opinion has to bow to god's law given through the commandments and teaching of his church. In buddhism, there is no belief in one, infinite,and personal god who exists, with reference to everything outside of himself,as creator of it all buddhism would probably be best described as eitherstrictly atheistic, pantheistic, or perhaps provisionally polytheistic.
This buddhist way of looking at the world comes, in the opinion of johan galtung (1993: 23), a norwegian peace studies pioneer, closest to the one dynamic, complex peace theory he proposes, in which the world is “precisely a process based on diversity in. Of course, abortion, from a buddhist viewpoint, is an act of killing and is negative, generally speaking but it depends on the circumstances. Buddhism started with the buddha the word ‘buddha’ is a title, which means ‘one who is awake’ — in the sense of having ‘woken up to reality’ the buddha was born as siddhartha gautama in nepal around 2,500 years ago.