Sunday, November 1, 2009

What is the Buddhist Hierarchy?

The Buddhist Hierarchy has Monks and Nuns. Monks and Nuns take their vows for a lifetime but they can "give them back" up to three times in one life. Its possible to keep them or to leave this lifestyle, but it is considered extremely negative to break these vows.

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  1. Buddhism has become widely accepted in the West during the past fifty years.Through the mechanisms of sectarian histories, ritual performance, a special language, koans.

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