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Amideva Sutra, 2nd section

“Also, Shariputra, in Amideva’s Land of Ultimate Bliss, there is always heavenly music playing. Moreover, the ground is made of gold, and flower petals float down from the skies six times every day. Early every morning, the inhabitants gather the … Continue reading

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The Six Realms of Rebirth

Buddhist teachings speak extensively of the six realms into which sentient beings are reborn (gods, demigods, humans, animals, ghosts, and hell beings). Like all other perceptions, the six realms are internal mental representations, made to arise by the accumulated karma … Continue reading

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