Questions In The Sand

Author: David Brazier
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ISBN: 9780993131721
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A book of questions and answers by Pureland Buddhist teacher Dharmavidya David Brazier.

Buddhist Answers For The Critical Questions

Author: Yalith Wijesurendra
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1483688402
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Now, what is the cause, what is the reason, why that has not been declared by
the Blessed One?” “Very well, then, great king, I will question you in return about
this very same matter. Answer as you see fit. What do you think great king: Do
you have ... or mathematician who can count the grains of sand in the river
Ganges as 'so many grains of sand' or 'so many hundreds of grains of sand' or 'so
many thousands of grains of sand' or 'so many hundreds of thousands of grains
of sand'?

Re Visioning Kamakura Buddhism

Author: Richard Karl Payne
Publisher: University of Hawaii Press
ISBN: 9780824820787
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This is called "sand." Question: But then, grasses and trees also differ in color,
being blue, yellow, and so on; likewise, they differ in shape, being rectangular,
round, and so on. Why are they not regarded as sand? Answer: They are larger
and not hard. Sand is hard and small. Question: But then, dried grains office that
have been ground into pieces are also hard and small. Why are they not
regarded as sand? Answer: Those grains were originally soft and only later dried
and hardened.

Buddhist Legends

Author: Charles Rockwell Lanman
Publisher: Motilal Banarsidass Publishe
ISBN: 9788120820722
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The sands along the Ganges waste away; the waters in the ocean waste away;
The particles of dust of the earth waste away; the number thereof I can reckon by
my knowledge. (The meaning of the foregoing Stanza is as follows, "If, Reverend
Sir, All-wise Protector of the World, after answering this question, I should answer
hundreds and thousands of other questions, and for every question I answered I
should lay aside a single grain of sand or a single drop of water or a single
particle ...

A Mind At Home With Itself

Author: Byron Katie
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 0062651617
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There's no distance in it, and answering one's own question, as the Buddha
answers Subhuti's question here, knowing that it is his own, is what love does,
always in service to itself. The “other” is grateful, naturally, ... That's why in thirty-
one years I have never tired of people asking me the same questions over and
over. The questions are always new. Why would you, as you say, bow in
reverence to a grain of sand? The grain of sand gives itself entirely. Even though
I may be totally ...

Questions From The City Answers From The Forest

Author: Ajahn Sumano Bhikkhu
Publisher: Quest Books
ISBN: 0835630684
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Simple Lessons You Can Use from a Western Buddhist Monk Ajahn Sumano
Bhikkhu. derstanding it a dilemma of a far greater order than any Western
scientific hypothesis can possibly address. Q: What do you call God? A: God —
that word is too loaded to deal with. Q: But how do you describe God? A: To try to
describe God is to walk blindly and arrogantly into quicksand. If you must have an
answer, call it Nature. Q: And what is Nature? A: The wise will leave it at that. Q: I'
ve read ...

The Ceasing Of Notions

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Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1614290458
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Readers whoare looking for an academic discussion ofthe Jueguan lun textand
its relationto thedevelopment of early Chan shouldrefertothe McRae articleor
scholarly treatmentsand textual studiesby Tokiwa andothers. 4 The Jueguanlun(
The Ceasing of Notions)in its earliestform was aseries of brief questionsabout
thepractice of the Buddhist Way andthe attainment ofunderstanding by a novice,
known in Japanese as Emmon and inChineseas Yuanmen, and the responses
by his ...

Buddhist Beliefs And Teachings

Author: Kathy Zaun
Publisher: Milliken Publishing Company
ISBN: 0787726753
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Although the overwhelming majority live in Asia, Buddhists are found in small
numbers throughout the world. in small numbers throughout the world. In Inside
Buddhism,you will readabout Siddhartha Gautama's lifeand what led himto give
up the privileges of his father's palaceto become aholy man.You will follow his
trials and sufferings ashe seeksthe answers to questions thathad troubled him all
his life.You will learn how he foundthose answersandthen embodied them in
hisFour ...

Buddhist Sects Holy Places And History

Author: Kathy Zaun
Publisher: Milliken Publishing Company
ISBN: 078772677X
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Although the overwhelming majority live in Asia, Buddhists are found in small
numbers throughout the world. in small numbers throughout the world. In Inside
Buddhism,you will readabout Siddhartha Gautama's lifeand what led himto give
up the privileges of his father's palaceto become aholy man.You will follow his
trials and sufferings ashe seeksthe answers to questions thathad troubled him all
his life.You will learn how he foundthose answersandthen embodied them in
hisFour ...