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Aristotle & Astrology

In the interview we watched in class, Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse Rinpoche describes how jealousy, pride, aversion, attachment, and ignorance – known as the 5 poisons – all have a positive side depending on how you handle them. He goes on … Continue reading

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There’s debate on whether Buddhism is a religion or a philosophy  as well as what constitutes a religion. The google definition of religion is: the belief in and worship of a superhuman controlling power, especially a personal God or gods; … Continue reading

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The Afterlife in Christianity and Buddhism.

By juxtaposing Christianity and Buddhism, one can see how western religions compare and differ from eastern religions as the religions encompassing each region share some common ground, giving one a worldly view of religion. While the two contain similarities, as … Continue reading

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