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How do Buddhists separate caste system from itself when Gautama Buddha was so casteist?

The most important idea in Buddhism with regards to caste is that regardless of which background one is from, if one is righteous, consummate in virtue, and earnestly seeks the path leading to ...
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How do Buddhists separate caste system from itself when Gautama Buddha was so casteist?

Those quotes are taken out of context, and don't mean what you're trying to use them as. See the difference between DEscriptive and PREscriptive. For example, if someone says "hey, there's a wad ...
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Is copying code online breaking the second precept?

There's a pretty long description here of what "taking what is not given" means. https://www.dhammatalks.org/vinaya/bmc/Section0010.html#Pr2 It's mentioned in the suttas as a lay precept, ...
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Beginner's Buddhist Course Syllabus By Ancient Pali Canon (Ganthadhura And Vipassanādhura)

The in supreme lord Sri Keshia a she is so beautiful and blessed
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Sexual visualizations during retreats

We are creatures of habits whether in our actions, speech or thoughts. Try to pick up the habit of dropping instead. Engaging in day-dreams, fantasies or just letting the mind rampage in all kinds of ...
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Sexual visualizations during retreats

Vipassana is a result of maintaining the Noble Eightfold Path. MN 149 says: Any view belonging to one who has come to be like this is his right view. Any resolve, his right resolve. Any effort, his ...
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Is copying code online breaking the second precept?

The reason you're feeling discomfort here is because you are stealing from your own future. When you don't understand code and copy it you are robbing yourself of the opportunity to learn. By robbing ...
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