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“The Truth”

The various Buddhist views of reality are not competing with or refuting each other.  They are indispensable at various times, and for different persons. They are necessary while helpful.  If we grasp at them as “The Truth”, we lose the view, … Continue reading

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The Fourfold Negation & the Perfection of Wisdom

The chatuskoti, or the Fourfold Negation (NOT THIS: NOT THAT: NOT BOTH: NOT NEITHER) is a principal tool in Buddhist contemplation and analytic meditation. Repeatedly enunciated by the Master Nagarjuna, it is the systematic application of analysis for the deconstruction … Continue reading

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