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Political and Religious Philosopher

Buddhism, Seeing and Reality

“With the physical eye they see clearly, discerning objects without error; the sight of their heavenly eye reaches everywhere without limit; with the Dharma-eye they observe and know thoroughly the teachings of the Way; with the wisdom-eye they see truth … Continue reading

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Dreams

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________We As Jodo Shin Shu Buddhists,  many of us dream of traveling to Kyoto to see the Nishi Hanganji. We may have used Google maps to astral project out minds to see this great building and seat of our Religion. … Continue reading

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Telling of Jodo Shin Shu

Thinking on dialogue of the Amida Buddha, when someone asks me about Jodo Shin Shu, I cannot say, I believe in the Amida Buddha of infinite life and light. People in the west would never understand. I say I believe … Continue reading

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True Pure Land and Amida

It has been a while since I made a blog entrance, I am way over due. We Buddhists create a problem when we are passive and enabling. Shin ran was not an enabler. Shinran discovered that his eldest son, Zenran … Continue reading

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Why Jodo Shin Shu

When I found Jodo Shin Shu, I found a religion I can agree on. It is amazing me and Shinran, I born in the 20th Century, SHinran in the 13th, see the world the same way. The three prinicpals I … Continue reading

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Grim Reminders

Shinran never intended to start a religion. He humbly taught the Nembutsu teaching to anyone who had receptive Karma. The Buddhist organization was started by Shinan’s daughter Kukshini. Jodo Shin Shu has flourished around the world. As it had flourished … Continue reading

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Dharmic Socialism

Reading Shambalas Sun’s article on people and being Good, I must say, good article. As a Jodo Shinshu Buddhist I have run for office many times and one of my closing statements always quoted. “People are the source of good … Continue reading

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