Buddhist Nun Advises Sex to Cure Sins

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Buddhist Nun Advises Sex to Cure Sins

Postby Mr. G » Sun May 01, 2011 12:52 pm

The Office of National Buddhism has forgiven a renowned Buddhist nun for telling her followers to rectify their sins through bizarre acts.

The abbot of Phitchaya Yatikaram Worawiharn temple had warned the nun, Maechi Tossaporn Tewapitaktam, who later admitted that she was at fault and her preaching was inappropriate, Office of National Buddhism director Nopparat Benjawatananun said on Thursday.

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Re: Buddhist Nun Advises Sex to Cure Sins

Postby Sherab Dorje » Sun May 01, 2011 3:32 pm

Since when was having sex with a young lover a bizarre act? :smile:
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Re: Buddhist Nun Advises Sex to Cure Sins

Postby Caz » Sun May 01, 2011 3:53 pm

Get thee to the nunnery ! :rolling:
Abandoning Dharma is, in the final analysis, disparaging the Hinayana because of the Mahayana; favoring the Hinayana on account of the Mahayana; playing off sutra against tantra; playing off the four classes of the tantras against each other; favoring one of the Tibetan schools—the Sakya, Gelug, Kagyu, or Nyingma—and disparaging the rest; and so on. In other words, we abandon Dharma any time we favor our own tenets and disparage the rest.

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Re: Buddhist Nun Advises Sex to Cure Sins

Postby plwk » Sun May 01, 2011 4:10 pm

Since when is a maechi a 'nun' as per the Patimokkha? :thinking:
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Re: Buddhist Nun Advises Sex to Cure Sins

Postby adinatha » Sun May 01, 2011 8:53 pm

I can see I may have a role in dharma after all. I volunteer for purification services...
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Re: Buddhist Nun Advises Sex to Cure Sins

Postby Dechen Norbu » Mon May 02, 2011 4:23 pm

adinatha wrote:I can see I may have a role in dharma after all. I volunteer for purification services...
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