Next Dalai Lama should be Selected From Dalit Indians

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Next Dalai Lama should be Selected From Dalit Indians

Postby Enochian » Fri Jul 01, 2011 6:48 pm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sxJr0UlcNTA

Watch this documentary on Dalits and then imagine if the Gelugpas select the next Dalai Lama from the Dalits
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Re: Why the Dalai Lama should take rebirth as a Dalit Indian

Postby ronnewmexico » Fri Jul 01, 2011 6:56 pm

I don't know.

I'd guess the Buddha teacher did what is the most that can be done in such places to dissolve the caste system.

I'd opt for a lowly monk in a seculded monestary someplace perhaps with a particular teacher of great teaching...so he may attain enlightenment to the fullest fashion one may as human.
I expect he has the potential :smile: at least by a summary or cursory investigation.
That's my opinion.

Suspecting the entire world does change in a fashion when one comes close as one may, perhaps, in human fashion, but that is a personal view.
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Re: Next Dalai Lama should be Selected From Dalit Indians

Postby Enochian » Sat Jul 02, 2011 12:22 am

You should not watch that video on a full stomach.

I almost hurled when the kid rips of the rat's tail and shoves it in his mouth.
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Re: Next Dalai Lama should be Selected From Dalit Indians

Postby PadmaVonSamba » Sat Jul 02, 2011 12:35 am

If you are interested in Buddhism and the Indian caste system, you might want to look up Dr. B. R. Ambedkar.
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