Ngawang Drolma wrote:Hi Craig,
Yes, this discussion always breeds negativity. It's such a shame, and I wish it were different. It's been over a decade and there's no resolution in sight.
Yes, anger on either side doesn't lead to anything good. The web is already full of information about this controversy. No thread is going to make anyone change their opinions.
I would think that members of the NKT would enjoy discussing the core topics of Buddhism as well if they truly are Buddhists. This is only one topic among many in the vast subject of Vajrayana.