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Slaughtering the Buddha

Gordon Osing

Slaughtering the Buddha

by Gordon Osing

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Published by Spuyten Duyvil in New York City .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementGordon Osing
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3565.S56 S57 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24422810M
ISBN 109781933132822
LC Control Number2010029034
OCLC/WorldCa649701782

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Killing the Buddha is your independent online home for great writing from the margins of faith, written by and for questioners since Support our boisterous band of Buddha-killers by becoming a member with a regular donation to our parent organization, Margins of Faith, Inc., a registered (c)(3) nonprofit.

Peter Manseau is the author of Vows and coauthor of Killing the writing has also appeared in The New York Times Magazine, The Washington Post, and on National Public Radio's All Things Considered.A founding editor of the award-winning webzinehe is now the editor of Search, The Magazine of Science, Religion, and ed on: Octo   Quick background: Killing the Buddha was originally a weekly religious webzineand still is, in a slightly different formatthat is written for the sort of people who feel uncomfortable in churches or ashamed to be caught in the "spirituality" section of their bookstore (to borrow from the site's manifesto)/5.

“Kill the Buddha,” says the old koan. “Kill Buddhism,” says Sam Harris, author of The End of Faith, who argues that Buddhism’s philosophy, insight, and practices would benefit more people if they were not presented as a religion.

The ninth-century Buddhist master Lin Chi is supposed to have said, “If you meet the Buddha on. Killing the Buddha is an online magazine of religion, culture, and politics.

It began on Novemwhen Peter Manseau and Jeff Sharlet invited readers who are both hostile and drawn to talk of God to join them in building an electronic Tower of Babel, a Talmudic cathedral of stories about faith lost and found.

They named it after a saying of the Chinese Buddhist sage Lin Chi. Think of. Linji also once said, "'Buddha' means pureness of the mind whose radiance pervades the entire dharma realm." If you are familiar with Mahayana Buddhism, you will recognize that Linji is talking about Buddha Nature, which is the fundamental nature of all Zen, it's generally understood that "When you meet the Buddha, kill him" refers to "killing" a Buddha you perceive as separate from.

Killing the Buddha is your independent online home for great writing from the margins of faith, written by and for questioners since Support our boisterous band of Buddha-killers by becoming a member with a regular donation to our parent organization, Margins of Faith, Inc., a registered (c)(3) nonprofit.

“There is a simple way to become buddha: When you refrain from unwholesome actions, are not attached to birth and death, and are compassionate toward all sentient beings, respectful to seniors and kind to juniors, not excluding or desiring anything, with no designing thoughts or worries, you will be called a buddha.

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Questions. Call Buddhism is one of the world's oldest religions. Founded by Siddhartha Gautama, later known as the Buddha, circa the 5th century BCE, Buddhism outlines a path of personal spiritual enrichment through meditation and insight.

Following in the Buddha's footsteps, Buddhists seek to reach nirvana, or enlightenment, a state of transcendence free from suffering, desire and the cycle of death and rebirth. In Zen, “When you meet the Buddha, kill him” refers to “killing” a Buddha you see as separate from yourself because such a Buddha is an illusion.

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