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 Post subject: vajrasattva
PostPosted: Sun May 08, 2011 3:14 pm 
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FWBO says he's "the Adi-Buddha appearing in Bodhisattva form": http://www.freebuddhistaudio.com/texts/ ... 2&&at=text

Is this correct? How does one go about verifying these claims?


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 Post subject: Re: vajrasattva
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what is FWBO?


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 Post subject: Re: vajrasattva
PostPosted: Sun May 08, 2011 3:37 pm 
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Heruka wrote:
what is FWBO?

Friends of the Western Buddhist Order.


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 Post subject: Re: vajrasattva
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Theravadins practicing tantra?


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 Post subject: Re: vajrasattva
PostPosted: Sun May 08, 2011 4:36 pm 
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devilyoudont wrote:
FWBO says he's "the Adi-Buddha appearing in Bodhisattva form": http://www.freebuddhistaudio.com/texts/ ... 2&&at=text

Is this correct? How does one go about verifying these claims?


No, In Vajrayana Vajrasattva is a Buddha, not a Bodhisattva.

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 Post subject: Re: vajrasattva
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Thanks, that is my understanding.


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