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Theory about Mind-only Explanation for Dreams

Vasubandhu’s mind-only school explains that what one perceives to be true is only a projection of one’s mind.  Hence, external objects do not exist independent of the mind, which is what I believe Vasubandhu means by nonduality. If the mind … Continue reading

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Buddhism and The Female Contradiction

Gethin describes the evolution of Buddhist thought and teaching as a function of existing cultural and societal mores. Particularly interesting is the contradictory role of women within this tradition. As Gethin notes the “Thengatha” (Buddhist canon) contains a number of verses that are … Continue reading

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