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Merit versus Virtue

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Is there any ultimate difference between things that do and don't exist conventionally?

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a reason for long-lasting defilements

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Do all Dhamma teachings aim us at release?

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can MN.43 be my alibi?

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I don't understand bodhicitta

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Does the other-dependent nature exist whether or not anything arises?

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

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Is the Tipitaka considered infallible in Theravada Buddhism?

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

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length vs number of times of meditation

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

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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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Why do Buddhists believe in fundamental ignorance?

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Looking for a quote by the Buddha

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Completion of paramitas

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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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Aren't ahirika and kukkucca contradictory defilements?

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Ritual in buddhism (preferably theravada) for lay people

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

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💚Did the Buddha cover colorblindness in his teachings?

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

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Meditation focus points and their ill effects

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Reducing "suffering" without Buddhist meditation?

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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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Where did the Buddha say: "What a person considers and reflects upon for a long time, to that his mind will bend and incline."?

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World of being, inside vs outside

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What particular individuals have experienced Nibbana? [duplicate]

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

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Heart, mind, brain domination

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Criticism of atman and the vessel analogy

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Side effect of audio

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Rolling a kasaya

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Reunion with the loved one after death and in next life

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Conversions and former bad deeds

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Is Buddhism imaginary? [duplicate]

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what is difference between Loka, āyatan and kāya

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Need help with ordination questions

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

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Find Sutta: eat first before hearing the teaching

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How to fix a broken vow?

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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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How does decisive supporting cause (upanissaya paccaya) work? (and some related questions)

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

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Questions about Chogyam Trungpa's unique presentation of the five skandhas?

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Suggestion for movie in English (or subtitled in English) that shows a person modeling good/bad Buddhist behavior

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Source of Golden Rule quote

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


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