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Am I a Buddhist?
I consider myself a Buddhist. 78%  78%  [ 61 ]
I do not consider myself a Buddhist. 22%  22%  [ 17 ]
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 Post subject: Buddhist or not - poll
PostPosted: Tue Jun 19, 2012 4:12 pm 
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PostPosted: Tue Jun 19, 2012 4:47 pm 
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Whooo! First vote for no!!!!

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PostPosted: Tue Jun 19, 2012 5:17 pm 
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I voted "not" because I'm still new to the world of Buddhism but am Buddhist friendly & receptive.


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PostPosted: Tue Jun 19, 2012 5:18 pm 
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Buddhist.

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PostPosted: Tue Jun 19, 2012 6:08 pm 
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I identify as a Buddhist.

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PostPosted: Tue Jun 19, 2012 6:40 pm 
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Buddhist! Like yah didn't know!
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PostPosted: Tue Jun 19, 2012 7:10 pm 
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Buddhist here too. The Buddha taught the Four Noble Truths.

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PostPosted: Tue Jun 19, 2012 7:44 pm 
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I'm a nudist


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PostPosted: Tue Jun 19, 2012 7:46 pm 
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Kunga Lhadzom wrote:
I'm a nudist

Darn, I didn't see that option. I would have ticked it too.

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PostPosted: Tue Jun 19, 2012 8:07 pm 
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Kunga Lhadzom wrote:
I'm a nudist
Looking at the avatar I wouldn't have guessed it. :tongue:

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Looking at the avatar I wouldn't have guessed it. :tongue:

Are you familiar with that flag ? (16 spokes not 8) :smile:


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PostPosted: Tue Jun 19, 2012 8:15 pm 
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Location: Mudhole? Slimy? My home, this is.
Buddhist. That's what I'd say if you pressed me to confess, in any case. It's not an exclusivist identification, though.

When asked (and when it's OK to give the facts openly), I usually say I practice Buddhism. Unless I'm talking to someone who might know what Dzogchen is, in which case I say I practice Dzogchen.

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Kunga Lhadzom wrote:
gregkavarnos wrote:
Looking at the avatar I wouldn't have guessed it. :tongue:

Are you familiar with that flag ? (16 spokes not 8) :smile:
Actually, I meant to ask you...
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PostPosted: Tue Jun 19, 2012 9:28 pm 
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gregkavarnos wrote:
Actually, I meant to ask you...
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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flag_of_the_Romani_people :heart:


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PostPosted: Tue Jun 19, 2012 10:12 pm 
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If asked, I say I am a student of Buddhism and practicing meditation in accordance with Buddhist teachings.

//edit// although I still retain some aspects of my Christian background, and also have an affinity with Platonist philosophy.

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PostPosted: Wed Jun 20, 2012 12:04 am 
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I am a Buddhist. Although I may fail a "What makes you not a Buddhist" test.


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PostPosted: Wed Jun 20, 2012 12:16 am 
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Buddhist, definitely not a nudist; I like my clothes on and I like to see it on others too.

Mostly Theravada, but like many features of Mahayana too.

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PostPosted: Wed Jun 20, 2012 12:26 am 
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David N. Snyder wrote:
definitely not a nudist;
:tongue: Your Natural State is Nude, dude :smile:


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Kunga Lhadzom wrote:
:tongue: Your Natural State is Nude, dude :smile:


Natural is not always good. :tongue:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Naturalistic_fallacy

Just messin' with ya' don't take this seriously, just continuing the joke.

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Isn't Buddha Nature Natural ?


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