vijeno (vijeno) wrote in buddhistgroup,
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A possibily fruitful discussion

Hi,

I've taken part in an ongoing discussion about buddhism. You can read the latest comment here: http://www.rabe.org/criticism-of-buddhism/#comment-4140

Basically, what brent says here, if I get him(her?) right, is that he's had so many buddhists give him the "you do not understand TRUE BUDDHISM"; while on the other hand, he experiences them as believing in a lot of religious, superstitious, unhealthy stuff.

A feeling I know all too well from discussions with christians.

So, I'm pointing brent here, and I'm pointing y'all there, in the hope that a fruitful discussion might ensue.
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