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    Re: Advaita and Neo Advaita.

    Strictly speaking there is no self left to claim enlightenment.

    Ah! Strictly speaking...seems to be claim! Laughing!! The Buddha wouldn't answer the question, to whether there is a self or not....
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    No teacher I know of will ever say they are enlightened. They know the Dharma inside out, and instruct thousands of nuns and monks and lay people. Not one of them is a stupid person, and would...
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    Re: Advaita and Neo Advaita.

    If you want some real fire, the fire in the Lotus, try the Nichiren tradition!:cool:[/QUOTE]

    Ok, then, now you've asked for it!! Try Vajrayana's wrathful flaming deities with many arms and legs,...
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    Re: Advaita and Neo Advaita.

    Thanks for the contribution TH!
    Just to clarify, it's not me using the term Neo-Advaita..I only learnt of it yesterday ;)
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    Re: Advaita and Neo Advaita.

    the Prajnaparamita or heart sutra can so easily be misunderstood:

    Here, Sariputra, form is emptiness and the very emptiness is form;
    emptiness does not differ from form;
    form does not differ...
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    Re: Advaita and Neo Advaita.

    Nobody likes labels, but we do label ourselves. We achieve this through our attitude.

    I do not know if there is the same in Advaita, but Buddhism there are nine vehicles, which can be divided into...
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    Re: Advaita and Neo Advaita.

    Thanks Chris,
    If people are going to exercise free will and choice, they have to examine all sides of the picture.
    One problem is people are becoming too Nilhistic - and losing a sense of humour...
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    Re: Advaita and Neo Advaita.

    Dear Bhusuda,

    I totally concur with what you say. I smile at Buddhism being too passive - you must mean the Theravadan tradition!
    If you want a bit of fire try Dzogchen.

    All the very best,...
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    Advaita and Neo Advaita.

    I have been looking into Advaita and discovered Neo Advaita.

    For months I've been wondering what some on the forum were talking about, and where their information came from. This seems to be it....
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