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Buddhist monks and nuns should typically not be touched by laypersons as a general rule, avoid initiating physical contact no single governing structure has overarching authority over all us buddhists it is not uncommon for men and women to congregate by gender for conversation, eating, and socializing. When buddha offered his first sermon following his enlightenment, the dharma wheel was turned twice more, when the great buddha was teaching about emptiness and buddha-nature, the wheel was turned the eternal knot the eternal knot is made with a single line or thread, which is entwined into a closed pattern. How to become a buddhist monk three parts: learning about buddhism preparing for monastic life becoming ordained as a monk community q&a buddhism is a religion over 2,000 years old it offers a method of overcoming the suffering that is inherent in being.
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The mental exercise known as meditation is found in all religious systems prayer is a form of discursive meditation, and in hinduism the reciting of slokas and mantras is employed to tranquilize the mind to a state of receptivity. Today, buddhist women in the west generally consider institutional sexism to be vestiges of asian culture that can be surgically excised from dharma some western monastic orders are co-ed, with men and women following the same rules. In thus opening up to his fellow men and women what he felt to be the true path of salvation, buddha made no discrimination in social condition herein lay one of the most striking contrasts between the old religion and the new brahminism was inextricably intertwined with caste-distinctions it was a privilege of birth, from which the sudras and members of still lower classes were absolutely excluded. Seven blind men and an elephant parable at a jain temple the medieval era jain texts explain the concepts of anekāntavāda (or many-sidedness) and syādvāda (conditioned viewpoints) with the parable of the blind men and an elephant ( andhgajanyāyah ), which addresses the manifold nature of truth.