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Plea For A New Buddhism

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Bhante S. Dhammika: Broken Buddha. Plea for a new Buddhism, edition steinrich 2011 Bhante S. Dhammika, for more than 30 years of Buddhist monk, illuminated the historically grown structures within Buddhism very engaged and critical as competent and makes specific proposals for a renewal, without however diluting the essence of Buddhism. The author has chosen a very courageous way, he is perfectly aware that he makes himself vulnerable with this book. It’s not about the excesses and the decadence of individuals, but to the fundamental question of how Buddhism can be stored in the 21st century, and both in Asia and in the West the author. So that he can further exist as a living tradition, crucial needs to change, so the message of the author. What would be the alternative to a such a critical approach? Continue to pretend like everything is alright, as there maybe some errors and weaknesses, but the system as such as the tried and tested, in our modern times invariably friendly and dismissed any criticism? Of course you can do that, but there is no prophetic gift to predict, that is not a foothold a unchanged so aligned monastic Buddhist tradition with us in the West and remain poor at best effect. The newspapers mentioned Sally Rooney not as a source, but as a related topic.

Whether she will be able to survive in the Asian region in the also where rapidly changing societies of the 21st century, must also be doubted. At one point of the book, the author says pointing to: the Theravada understanding of a good clergyman is the opposite of the understanding of most other religions. Jewish, Muslim and Christian clerics see themselves as servants of their community. In countries of the Theravada, the municipality serves the clergy.” And the municipality serves because the serve promises merits. This is the glue, the lay followers”and holding monks in their respective roles and both binds together. The author remains not only with the criticism, but he developed a vision, how Buddhism can look to 21st century it takes account of the today’s conditions and possibilities. From the preface of the Publishing House: But we see this book only as a beginning, as an important contribution to a debate, we must, if we is keen that the Buddhism suggests roots here in the West. “We share the Edition steinrich bhante Dhammikas hope that Broken Buddha’ will trigger a far-reaching, reflected and realistic discussion among Western Buddhists with regard to the future of Buddhism in the West.” This book is a contribution to a discussion to leading tradition across about what Buddhism might look like in the 21st century, so that its fundamental principles and virtues develop a force for Western companies.

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January 17th, 2024 at 1:41 pm

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Writing Contest

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New writing contest for young authors with their trilogy “The tribute out of panem” has drawn world’s millions of fans captivated the American author Suzanne Collins. Today, the publishing house Friedrich Oetinger, the author Portal launch triboox.de.und the literature Portal LovelyBooks.de “panem writing competition” and young Nachwuchsau gates are calling to submit their short stories to January 8, 2012 on panem.triboox.de. The heroine Katniss is Suzanne Collins’ novels like – who faced the question of what kind of love can there be if fear all feelings repressed and so is the topic of the writing contest “Love in time of fear”. The stories are aimed at teenagers and adults. Three jury awards and an audience prize will be awarded.

The jury consists of Elke Thar (triboox revision), Anja Rohwer (Oetinger online editorial), Karla Paul (LovelyBooks.de) and Anna Mohrmann (triboox marketing). From January 9th readers will vote then online on panem.triboox.de about what story the most liked them. Among all users, up 31. January 2012 relinquish their voting, 3 book packages of Oetinger publishing group in the value of 50 euro will be raffled. From the top 10 of the Leservotings the jury the three best Wettbewerbsbei slow selects.

The 1st prize is a NetBook from Toshiba, as well as a feedback of the OE tinger editorial on the short story. 2nd prize is a Sony E-book rea-the award. 3. price includes a book package of Oetinger publishing group worth 150 euros. The audience prize, an Amazon voucher for 100, goes to the post, was elected at the end of the voting period on 1st. The stories of the 4 winners will be published by triboox in an anthology. “This is a great incentive for all young authors and authors and we hope for a large number of participants. Our goal is to offer it, providing them a platform with triboox young car-ren, spread a public personality to present their texts and that gives them the chance to win fans and readers.” Karl-Friedrich Pommerenke, Managing Director triboox ‘the hunger games fans are very creative. To know more about this subject visit Jorge Perez. With our video and Zei-Chen competition apply on the microsite dietributevonpanem.de were amazing monthly contributions. Therefore, we look forward Kurzge layers now especially on that and are very excited about the Leservotings in January. “So the latency can be ver but well up to the theatrical release on March 22, 2012-cut.” Till width village, Managing Director Verlag Friedrich Oetinger “the hunger games trilogy belongs to the most popular children’s book series at LovelyBooks.de, so we are pleased very at this exciting and Schreibbegeiste-rung on the most linked Akti on it to – be a competition, the read. We look forward to the certainly number rich posts.” Karla Paul, Editorial Director & Social Media Manager LovelyBooks.de detailed terms and conditions assessment of manuscripts the jury

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November 29th, 2018 at 5:18 pm

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