I Am Bored

Loads of viral videos, games, memes, lists and social networking for when you're bored. Updated every day, so visit often.
Latest Popular Most Bookmarked Most Emailed Top Rated My Favorites Random Chat
All Games Funny Entertainment Quizzes Weird Tech Lifestyle, Arts & Lit. News & Politics Science Sports Misc
T-Shirts   Submit Content  

Steve Jobs The Buddhist Did Not Go To Heaven [Pic]

submitted by: Juicy_Juice
< Back Next >
Steve Jobs The Buddhist Did Not Go To Heaven [Pic]. Why? Because Buddhists don`t go to a heaven.
+ Add to Favs
Hits: 28434 | Favorites: 5 | Emailed: 6 | Rating: 3.4 | Category: Funny | Date: 10/14/2011
 popular today
People Kept Saying This Restaurant Sucked [Pix] After an independent consult reviewed the restaurant, this is what they found out.
Don`t Tread On Me [Pic] Someday I hope to have a relationship as strong as this man`s chest.
Cats Are Assholes [Pic] Photographic proof.
Badass Military From Around The World [Pix] People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf.
Failed World Record Bench Press Attempt Scott Mendelson takes a run at besting his all time raw bench World record of 716.5 lbs, but is injured in the attempt.
More Comments >

Male, 30-39, Western US
 211 Posts
Monday, October 17, 2011 3:49:24 PM
@ almightybob1: while some Buddhists believe in Reincarnation, that's generally because they are from a society where reincarnation was part of the cultural belief system; ie: Tibet.

Most Buddhists do NOT believe in Reincarnation, and a lot of basic Buddhist teaching involves the idea of Anatta or Anatman= no self or no soul, the idea that there is no inherent self or soul that could be reincarnated.

Likwise, there is Heaven and Hell in Buddhism, they are two of the six realms (Heaven, Hell, Human realm, Beast realm, and realms of Hungry Ghosts and Titans), however every Buddhist I`ve met agrees these are meant as psychological metaphor, not faraway places you can actually wind up, literally.

And to reiterate my previous point, there are people who practice both Christianity and Buddhism, and many"Jew-bews" as well.

I say this as a practicing Soto School Zen Buddhist. I reside in a Buddhist temple, took the precepts in 2004, and became a

Male, 30-39, Western US
 211 Posts
Monday, October 17, 2011 3:42:49 PM
At Kippran: Many people have been Buddhist and Christian. Thomas Merton was a Catholic Priest and Zen Buddhist, and that's just off the top of my head.

Male, 18-29, Eastern US
 795 Posts
Monday, October 17, 2011 10:22:56 AM
this is great, cant wait to throw this into one of the iSheep peoples face

Male, 13-17, Europe
 231 Posts
Sunday, October 16, 2011 6:41:45 AM

Male, 30-39, Western US
 2429 Posts
Saturday, October 15, 2011 3:42:22 PM
so I love this

More Comments >

Bored | Suggest a Link | Contact I Am Bored | About I Am Bored | Link to I Am Bored | Live Submission | Privacy | TOS | Ad Choices | Copyright Policy |