Author Archives: Lily

Where do we draw the line?

I found our discussion about whether Virupa was good or bad to be incredibly interesting. At first, I thought that it would be impossible for anyone to put him in a positive light because I could not see past all … Continue reading

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Need for Suffering

With each new reading, I find that I come up with a long list of questions that far exceeds the list of answers I discover. All I could think of while reading chapter 27 of Buddhist Philosophy, in which C.W. … Continue reading

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Cycles

I am continually intrigued by the concept of cycles in Buddhism. There is the ultimate cycle, samsara, which is made up of smaller life cycles in which beings are born, age, die and are then reborn into a new state … Continue reading

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