Thread reopened for discussion, with the reminder to consider our Terms of Service *before* you post:viewtopic.php?f=109&t=12768
Badmouthing of other spiritual paths is not allowed.
What does this mean? It means that if you wish to make a criticism of any community, do so with some credible evidence and in the spirit of rational debate (providing links when possible). The rote repetition of stereotypes not based in fact will be removed as this constitutes disruptive speech.
Great River Tendai Sangha: a Tendai Buddhist community in Alexandria, Virginia, USA (near Washington, DC):