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Posted on: May 30, 2022 Posted by: admin Comments: 0

Contemplating the Buddha’s teaching that defeating three pieces is not equal to defeating yourself

I remember hearing a story “laughing out of tears” somewhere: That in elementary school, when teaching about the process of life on earth, a teacher presented human society from ancient times through many eras: stone age, bronze age… After finishing the lesson, the teacher was asked by a student, “Ma’am, what era are humans in now?”. Obviously, the teacher was very confused because she encountered an unprepared content. Fortunately, a…