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    Quote Originally Posted by Cypress View Post
    Right, I know the bodhisattva is not a diety, just that Mahayana Buddhism has a pantheon of deities. In that respect, Mahayana Buddhism seems like a polytheistic religion.
    the dieties are of the realms.
    They are much like demi-gods, they rule
    but only of their netherworld on the Wheel of Death. they rule- but have no power over karma

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jack View Post
    I collect Rents and receive Quarterly Dividends while watching Stocks Appreciate in Value. (does this have something to do with God, Life, and Why some are Chosen?)
    And you chalk up this to your supreme prowess ---and not to miraculous and in-explicable good fortune?

    Do you take the miraculous and in-explicable as due to you?

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    Quote Originally Posted by bhaktajan View Post
    And you chalk up this to your supreme prowess ---and not to miraculous and in-explicable good fortune?

    Do you take the miraculous and in-explicable as due to you?
    No. I see it as 'Roll of the Dice'. (if there was a 'God', why would he Reward the Non-Believers?)

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jack View Post
    No. I see it as 'Roll of the Dice'. (if there was a 'God', why would he Reward the Non-Believers?)
    lucky 7 karma?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jack View Post
    No. I see it as 'Roll of the Dice'. (if there was a 'God', why would he Reward the Non-Believers?)
    You make a living on gambling?

    "Reward" ---what is meant by this?

    Reward a baby with good parents? Is that what you mean?

    It's a freewill cosmos.

    Driving off the cliff is an ABSOLUTE LAW OF LIVING: Don't drive off cliffs. End.

    Now you can learn more about such laws if you're inclined to search for a professor


    [DYK a phd professorship requires a published book?].

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