Debate in Tibetan Buddhism (Textual Studies and Translation

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If you are ill, whitewash the Caitya and worship in the temple. If, bereft of compassion and wisdom, you eat meat, you have turned your back on liberation. This fundamental principal allows for an acceptance of science, as it is seen as a modern truth to most. The four noble truths are really very profound for the entire Buddhist doctrine can be presented within them. The first kings of a united Tibet needed to clearly lay down laws to stabilize the country and promote mutual interests and shared concerns.

Pages: 984

Publisher: Snow Lion Publications (January 1, 1992)

ISBN: 093793884X

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