Post by Admiral Lithp on Nov 20, 2011 20:22:01 GMT -5
it's been manipulated and abused as all things are in human hands, but it's core are very easy to approach ideals based on humanistic concepts, not the fear of punishment.
That's not exactly what I said. It is true, but it implies that the core of Buddhism is pure, which I definitely did not say. It might not be as bad as, say, Christianity, but The Original (c) is still fairly untenable & dogmatic.
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