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Except that most "Buddhists" are also in the cave.
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Another version of Plato's Cave? I like it. :thumbsup:

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Karma Dondrup Tashi wrote:Except that most "Buddhists" are also in the cave.
Yet, if the Dharma is pondered and practiced much, Buddhists have far better chances of getting into the sunlight than the followers of Moses, Jesus or Mohammed.
Dhamma is against the stream of common thought, deep, subtle, difficult, delicate, unseen by passion’s slaves cloaked in the murk of ignorance. Vipassī Buddha
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Herb,

What site did this nifty image come from? I cannot find it yet.
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Nicholas wrote:What site did this nifty image come from?
Dharmapaths.com. Photoshopped it from this painting of Plato's Cave. You are free to post it anywhere.
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Herb Caplan wrote:
Nicholas wrote:What site did this nifty image come from?
Dharmapaths.com. Photoshopped it from this painting of Plato's Cave. You are free to post it anywhere.
Ah so, twas Herb who buddha-fied Plato's image!
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Nicholas wrote:
Karma Dondrup Tashi wrote:Except that most "Buddhists" are also in the cave.
Yet, if the Dharma is pondered and practiced much, Buddhists have far better chances of getting into the sunlight than the followers of Moses, Jesus or Mohammed.
Hope springs eternal.
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