how did buddha know about reincarnation ?

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how did buddha know about reincarnation ?

Postby kuroda » Sun Jul 21, 2013 2:31 pm

Im always wondering
We are shaped by our thoughts; we become what we think. When the mind is pure, joy follows like a shadow that never leaves.”
-Buddha
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Re: how did buddha know about reincarnation ?

Postby Virgo » Sun Jul 21, 2013 2:40 pm

kuroda wrote:Im always wondering


He was omniscient.

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Re: how did buddha know about reincarnation ?

Postby Anders » Sun Jul 21, 2013 2:46 pm

Virgo wrote:
kuroda wrote:Im always wondering


He was omniscient.

Kevin


Actually, he remembered his past lives before that.

At any rate, the same way others do - they remember.
"Even if my body should be burnt to death in the fires of hell
I would endure it for myriad lifetimes
As your companion in practice"

--- Gandavyuha Sutra
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