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by Witschnerd1
Sat Dec 29, 2018 2:00 pm
Forum: General Dharma comparisons
Topic: Religious pluralism
Replies: 3
Views: 1086

Re: Religious pluralism

I've been a practicing Christian for many years. Just recently reading a book about Buddhist teachings and I find the message to be very similar. I think that the truth can be found in many places. I think seeing things like right speech, right view and equality in multiple religions, helps us to ap...
by Witschnerd1
Sat Dec 29, 2018 1:02 pm
Forum: General Dharma comparisons
Topic: Buddhism and gender equality are incompatible ideologies
Replies: 5
Views: 1532

Re: Buddhism and gender equality are incompatible ideologies

Someone correct me if I'm wrong. But we are supposed to use our own logic and reason in our Dharma. 2500 years ago women were in fact inferior to men. The requirements for life in those days was much more physical and men are stronger. Women would have considered themselves to be inferior. Both phys...
by Witschnerd1
Sat Dec 29, 2018 12:06 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello everyone
Replies: 1
Views: 1029

Hello everyone

I joined another forum and they suggested I join here. I'm James, age 41, father of 6 boys. Husband and long time practice in Christian church. I've been reading a book on buddhism and find the 2 very similar. I'm very much enjoying being mindful. I find that living in the moment, makes everything m...