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What's the effect of living on alms (social services) and not doing duties, being unrestrained?

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Merit versus Virtue

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Specific ways/practices to help die with equanimity, (less "self") and perhaps even awakening at death-time?

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Source of Ajahn Chah quote

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Need help with ordination questions

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Find Sutta: eat first before hearing the teaching

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Mahāsamādhi in Buddhism?

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I don't understand bodhicitta

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a reason for long-lasting defilements

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Is Huayan, Chan, and Pure Land Buddhism the only sects that teach about multiverses?

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Did the historical Buddha explicitly teach and/or endorse Kasiṇa (meditation)?

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Stages of Compassion in Mahayana

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Do all Dhamma teachings aim us at release?

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The Account of Other Minds in Chinese Yogācāra Buddhism

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can MN.43 be my alibi?

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Are you familiar with a particular AN or SN sutta on bowing?

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Are gross objects like hallucinations or is even their presence an illusion?

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How can we know if a dharma teaching is really what the Buddha taught? Is there some sort of test?

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Can the body be stuck in a state during practice?

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💚Dialogue between the Buddhist and Christian traditions: Is Christianity actually Buddhism behind the semantics and interpretations?

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Ritual in buddhism (preferably theravada) for lay people

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Source of Golden Rule quote

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length vs number of times of meditation

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Why do Buddhists believe in fundamental ignorance?

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Couples should couples refrain from sex on first day of New Years

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Enlightened beings (Amitabha, Padmasambhava) created mantras so that people chanting them can gradually 'mould' their mindstream to a similar state

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Completion of paramitas

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Any praise of shred-paramis by the Sublime Budddha?

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Is the Tipitaka considered infallible in Theravada Buddhism?

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My parents want me to get married, should I honor their request if I'm not interested in marriage?

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Is there any advice in the Buddhist scriptures that would help a leader balance a safe economy with people's concerns about sickness & death?

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Looking for a quote, sutta or teaching about suffering not decreasing with succedent stages of enlightenment

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💚Did the Buddha cover colorblindness in his teachings?

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Ven. Ajahn Chah's Teachings on Meditation practice as a westerner

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Looking for a quote by the Buddha

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Meditation focus points and their ill effects

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Reducing "suffering" without Buddhist meditation?

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World of being, inside vs outside

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Aren't ahirika and kukkucca contradictory defilements?

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What particular individuals have experienced Nibbana? [duplicate]

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When was *sila* first interpreted/translated as ethics?

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In sutta SN 40.9 and SN 41.7,what do they mean by "signless" immersion of the heart?

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Heart, mind, brain domination

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Who is the artist that painted the '9 Stages of Samatha Meditation' painting?


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