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by Dorje Shedrub
Mon Jun 25, 2018 4:21 pm
Forum: Christianity, Gnosticism-Christian mysticism
Topic: Christian & Buddhist Chant - Mixed
Replies: 2
Views: 827

Re: Christian & Buddhist Chant - Mixed

Nicholas wrote:
Mon Jun 25, 2018 3:25 pm
Wonder if two groups actually met to sing thus or this was done technically by sound engineers?
I wondered the same thing. I suspect the later . . .

DS
by Dorje Shedrub
Mon Jun 25, 2018 4:20 pm
Forum: Christianity, Gnosticism-Christian mysticism
Topic: Parallel Teachings of Buddha and Jesus
Replies: 4
Views: 3991

Re: Parallel Teachings of Buddha and Jesus

A related question is, did the disciples of Buddha He sent out to spread the Dhamma reach the Middle East and influence Jesus and earlier teachers in that area? I think so - but have no evidence at hand right now. I have seen claims-made saying the same thing but I'm not sure that the evidence is c...
by Dorje Shedrub
Sun Jun 24, 2018 8:08 pm
Forum: General Dharma comparisons
Topic: Fibonacci sequence
Replies: 6
Views: 1472

Re: Fibonacci sequence

Mathematics is not my forte, but it is interesting, so I post this TED talk about Fibonacci numbers squared and the mention of the golden ratio. DS

by Dorje Shedrub
Sun Jun 24, 2018 8:01 pm
Forum: General Dharma comparisons
Topic: Fibonacci sequence
Replies: 6
Views: 1472

Re: Fibonacci sequence

I post this video to show the Fibonacci sequences in nature that were referenced above. Though the video concludes that this is evidence of a creator, I would say that it is evidence of the mathematical aspect of nature.

DS

by Dorje Shedrub
Sun Jun 24, 2018 7:47 pm
Forum: Christianity, Gnosticism-Christian mysticism
Topic: Parallel Teachings of Buddha and Jesus
Replies: 4
Views: 3991

Parallel Teachings of Buddha and Jesus

Though there are many differences between Buddhism and Christianity, there are similarities between some of the teachings of Buddha and Jesus. This thread is to share and discuss those similarities. DS Jesus: "Do to others as you would have them do to you." Luke 6:31 Buddha: "Consider others as your...
by Dorje Shedrub
Sat Jun 23, 2018 9:02 pm
Forum: Christianity, Gnosticism-Christian mysticism
Topic: Christian & Buddhist Chant - Mixed
Replies: 2
Views: 827

Christian & Buddhist Chant - Mixed

Came across something I never heard before, and found it contemplative- (Catholic) Gregorian Chant & Tendai Buddhist Shómyó sung in harmony. This first video is Jinriki-hon (Lotos-Sutra) & Cantio Ave Virgo Gloriosa (Canticle: Hail Glorious Virgin) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SKSenRzei3Q&list=RDS...
by Dorje Shedrub
Sat Jun 23, 2018 8:28 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello from egon
Replies: 3
Views: 1653

Re: Hello from egon

Greetings Egon!

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by Dorje Shedrub
Sun Jun 03, 2018 12:25 am
Forum: Christianity, Gnosticism-Christian mysticism
Topic: HH Dalai Lama Interfaith Dialogue with Christians
Replies: 1
Views: 836

HH Dalai Lama Interfaith Dialogue with Christians

HHDL and Cardinal Wuerl at 2011 Kalachakra Initiation in Washington D.C.

by Dorje Shedrub
Fri Jun 01, 2018 7:36 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Happy to Find Forum
Replies: 2
Views: 978

Happy to Find Forum

Just found this forum. I used to help out at E-sangha years ago and I am a lurker and sometimes poster at sister site Dharmawheel. I enjoy comparative religion and have a background in Christianity, Theravada, and Vajrayana.

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