Buddhism Is Not a Special Teaching; Enlightenment Is Not a Particular Stage

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Buddhism is not any special teaching, and enlightenment is not any particular stage you attain. When you understand your life completely, that is Buddhism. So, approach to it is not the same, but as long as you study it sincerely, you will reach the same goal. And even though you think you find out some new teaching, but almost all the teaching which we find out is already found out by some teachers in Buddhism. So, Buddhism is the accumulation of our human experience, you may say. So, whatever it is, ... Read Transcript (this version is updated and corrected at times. Any other transcripts below are not).


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