At 76-years-old – after a life of Revolutionary educational activity, political protesting and progressive campaigning – Aravindan Balakrishnan was imprisoned for twenty-three–years by the Tory
The anti-greed philosophy of the Buddha has been usurped in the West – so that Buddhism becomes ‘pro-greed’ by those who practice the Dharma as
Dear Gillian The Destruction of Pagan Temples Thank you for this interesting article (linked above). I was reading Karl Kautsky’s (1908) ‘Foundations of Christianity’ as
‘We should go to the masses and learn from them, synthesize their experience into better, articulated principles and methods, then do propaganda among the masses,
Marx encountered Buddhism through the work of his close friend Karl Koppen – an early European expert upon Early Buddhism and Tibetan Buddhism.
Within received Buddhist philosophy, it is usually the case that the ‘four’ categories of Dhamma practitioners are recorded as comprising of ordained ‘monks’ and ‘nuns’,