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 that you attain. When you understand your life completely, that is enlightenment. So though the approach to it is not the same, as long as you study sincerely, you will reach the same goal. You may think you have discovered a new teaching, but almost all the teachings we discover have already been discovered by Buddhist teachers. You may say Buddhism is the accumulation of our human experience. So whatever you make ... Read Transcript (this version is updated and corrected at times. Any other transcripts below are not).


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