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  A wandering monk called Vaccha asked the Buddha if the Buddha would still exsist after death. The Buddha replied:
"Vaccha, the idea that I would exist or not exist after death - such ideas lead to dense jungles and arid deserts, to entanglements... continue...

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ORIGINALLY
Originally he is empty, vast, and clear.

Some time later, he suddenly takes some Being such as Brahma, God, Allah or
Atman,Soul or the One, the Many, the All, etc...and stands that One in his way
leading to whatever direction he goes, and gets himself busy with that One
all the time in trying to identify himself with that One, maybe until he dies.

This is very strange, isn't it?

ChonTri 05/01/2010


 



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