Scientifically satisfactory evidence for the rainbow body[?]

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Re: Scientifically satisfactory evidence for the rainbow bod

Postby Malcolm » Sun Jan 05, 2014 10:49 pm

dharmagoat wrote:
tatpurusa wrote:by the way, does anyone know how he does this?

He doesn't, his disciples do.

Everyone loves a Lama.

What a bunch of idiots.
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Re: Scientifically satisfactory evidence for the rainbow bod

Postby DGA » Sun Jan 05, 2014 10:54 pm

I'm closing this thread temporarily for cleanup and cooldown.
I don't know anything about Hongaku Jodo.


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Re: Scientifically satisfactory evidence for the rainbow bod

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Re: Scientifically satisfactory evidence for the rainbow bod

Postby T. Chokyi » Tue Jan 07, 2014 2:42 am

tatpurusa wrote:
Yeah, that's what I think too. I would just like to know if there is someone more familiar with this lama and his organisation.
In one of these videos he calls Penor Rinpoche his root guru.

He's a LAAAMaaa...for real... The Late HH Penor Rinpoche authorized him to teach, and told his fully ordained monks and nuns that he can teach them because he has less faults then they do... something like that... along those lines... not that he's a TRUUUULKUUUU.


P.S. He's really got the largest Palyul Sangha in Europe, builds hospitals, publishs prayers, gives up his mortgage payment to pay someone elses mortgage ($120,000 to Palyul in Maryland when they needed it)... that there Lama Dondrup, yep he'll give you a chap stick if you tell him you have chapped lips too.


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Re: Scientifically satisfactory evidence for the rainbow bod

Postby Sönam » Tue Jan 07, 2014 9:25 am

just a food for thoughts ... sometime rudeness is a premise to harmony. Who can really pretends to know the consequences ?

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Re: Scientifically satisfactory evidence for the rainbow body[?]

Postby WeiHan » Tue Apr 12, 2016 1:49 pm

So far, there isn't any scientific evidence for rainbow body. I am also not sure how should scientific study be conducted in this case of rainbow body. However, what we have are accounts and in recent years, photos of cases of rainbow bodies manifestation.

Talking about miracle, I think the most properly and scientifically documented will be phenomena of rebirth. It is utterly miraculous, at similar level as rainbow body, that an injury in the subject in previous life can translate to a birth mark in the exact body location in the successive life. for reader benefit, I post the link for a most recent example.

I think there is a relatively better chance to scientifically study sariras relics than rainbow body. Some of these relics are known to grow and multiply. So maybe, proper laboratory controlled experiments can be conducted to verify.

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