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The Greatest Comment You Will Ever Hear From A Buddhist Monk On The Religion Of Peace
JewsNews.co.il ^ | January 25, 2014 | Admin

Posted on 02/23/2014 9:05:03 PM PST by lbryce



TOPICS: Religion
KEYWORDS: buddhist; buddhistmonk; busshism; eloquence; islam; muslims; religionofpeace; truth
The truth is always spoken eloquently no matter how it is expressed.
1 posted on 02/23/2014 9:05:04 PM PST by lbryce
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To: All

Did you ever believe you’d see a monk with a gun in hand as the poster boy for the Burmese Anti-Muslim Movement?


2 posted on 02/23/2014 9:07:31 PM PST by lbryce (Obama:The Worst is Yet To Come)
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To: lbryce

Prayers for our Buddhist friends in ridding Burma of that Satanic evil from their borders.


3 posted on 02/23/2014 9:09:23 PM PST by fieldmarshaldj (Resist We Much)
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To: lbryce
The beautiful people in that part of the world have a huge problem with the muzzies.

God give them the strength to deal with it.

4 posted on 02/23/2014 9:13:22 PM PST by doorgunner69
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To: lbryce

” The following images are among the best entries received so far in the Travel Portraits category of the 2013 National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest.

Boy Monk with Gun

Photo and caption by Joyce Le Mesurier/National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest

At the annual Ananda Harvest Festival in Bagan, Myanmar, thousands of monks from all over Myanmar came to receive alms. While walking around the vast temple grounds, I chanced upon this boy monk who was playing with his toy gun. Even though it was only a toy gun, I found this image a disturbing juxtaposition of the peace that Buddhism embodies and the violence that guns symbolise.

Photographers are being invited to enter the contest, which ends June 30.

See the images on the National Geographic website

See recent entrants on the National Geographic website “

According to the source, this is a young monk with a toy gun, not the leader of some anti-Muslim group of Buddhists.

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/picturegalleries/10109329/Faces-around-the-world-National-Geographic-travel-photo-contest.html

Fake or not, it IS true that you cannot sleep next to a mad dog , but I think we need a little more confirmation on this. The picture with added caption is on about eight sites now.


5 posted on 02/23/2014 9:18:14 PM PST by DBrow
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To: doorgunner69

How many plane hijackings by Buddhist terrorists? NONE!

What does it take to anger a Buddhist? I don’t know, but whoever manages to has got a fight on their hands. A Buddhist monk with gun in hand is one truly angry dude. He didn’t get that way in an instant, unlike the permanently enraged muzzies.


6 posted on 02/23/2014 9:24:36 PM PST by elcid1970 ("In the modern world, Muslims are living fossils.")
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To: DBrow

I don’t think that is a boy and that is not a toy gun.

That is a serious man in his late 20’s or early 30’s and I get that he means exactly what he said.

Look at his feet. Look at his forearm that you can see.... not a child. Look again at his face. There is life lived there.


7 posted on 02/23/2014 9:39:24 PM PST by GOPBiker (Thank a veteran, with a smile, every chance you get. You do more good than you can know.)
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To: GOPBiker

I’m just going by what the photographer said.


8 posted on 02/23/2014 9:42:31 PM PST by DBrow
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To: GOPBiker

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ashin_Wirathu

OK some more data


9 posted on 02/23/2014 9:43:42 PM PST by DBrow
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To: GOPBiker

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/burma-journal/buddhist-monk-wirathu-lea_b_3481807.html
A picture of the real Ashin Mirathu


10 posted on 02/23/2014 9:45:56 PM PST by DBrow
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To: lbryce

that sums it up pretty well, doesn’t it?

meanwhile, Obama is importing his Islamic pals into USA..INCLUDING NOW (OPENLY ACKNOWLEDGED!!!!) those with some terrorist affiliations or allegiances...! (really, check the recent postings for the news reports .. nobody could make this stuff up, they’d get locked up in a mental ward if they did)

He’s bringing in Muslim terrorists into USA....ain’t that just GRAND!?

(not counting, of course, the thousands more that just walk in across our open borders... the borders that Obama flatly refuses to even effectively patrol, more or less really control...)


11 posted on 02/23/2014 9:47:56 PM PST by faithhopecharity (" uri)
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To: GOPBiker

https://www.google.com/search?q=ashin+wirathu&client=firefox-a&hs=w2p&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&channel=sb&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=5dwKU6ikHcSyyAHd7oBg&ved=0CAoQ_AUoAg

Pictures of Ashin Wirathu, none with gun


12 posted on 02/23/2014 9:48:37 PM PST by DBrow
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To: lbryce

meanwhile, O lets the Christians over there just get slaughtered, bombed, beheaded, and (at least occasionally, per the news reports) eaten

by his pals

(coming to a neighborhood near you soon... remember, he honestly told us....
“elections have consequences”)

pray for America!


13 posted on 02/23/2014 9:49:54 PM PST by faithhopecharity (" uri)
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To: lbryce

Somebody sees reality....


14 posted on 02/23/2014 9:55:42 PM PST by varmintman
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To: lbryce

“If someone has a gun and is trying to kill you, it would be reasonable to shoot back with your own gun.” - Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama


15 posted on 02/23/2014 9:59:54 PM PST by TigersEye (Stupid is a Progressive disease.)
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To: DBrow

But he did, and does make the commentary.


16 posted on 02/23/2014 10:07:11 PM PST by Axenolith (Government blows, and that which governs least, blows least...)
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To: GOPBiker

The photo merely goes well with the [true] quote. As an aside, the holding of the gun with finger off trigger seems more to speak of it being real...


17 posted on 02/23/2014 10:10:12 PM PST by Axenolith (Government blows, and that which governs least, blows least...)
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To: lbryce

Buddhists kill

*see Sri Lanka or Ceylon

Tibetan intramural Buddhist sects killings

Buddhist sub states duking it out in Siam/Thailand
Whatever is the appropriate name...

Cambodia was Buddhist largely..... j think Buddhist detachment contributed frankly.....to the carnage


18 posted on 02/23/2014 10:29:44 PM PST by wardaddy (Bus to Shreveport... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wYF682WYRtw&feature=youtube_gdata_)
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To: lbryce

Sadly, PC prevents truth from being spoken so often.


19 posted on 02/23/2014 10:40:30 PM PST by The_Media_never_lie (The media must be defeated any way it can be done.)
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To: elcid1970
What does it take to anger a Buddhist? I don’t know, but whoever manages to has got a fight on their hands. A Buddhist monk with gun in hand is one truly angry dude. He didn’t get that way in an instant, unlike the permanently enraged muzzies.

It's even scarier than that. Buddhism teaches to remain free from anger, and do what is dharmic (righteous) with lovingkindness.

So what this monk is saying is recognize the threat, recognize the solution, remain perfectly calm, gaze with lovingkindess upon the target, and fire.

20 posted on 02/23/2014 10:42:02 PM PST by Talisker (One who commands, must obey.)
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To: Talisker

Bullseye!


21 posted on 02/23/2014 10:47:13 PM PST by TigersEye (Stupid is a Progressive disease.)
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To: lbryce
well said, is there way they can be supported?

22 posted on 02/24/2014 2:27:31 AM PST by skinkinthegrass (The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun..0'Caligula / 0'Reid / 0'Pelosi)
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To: Talisker
Recognize the threat, recognize the solution, remain perfectly calm, gaze with lovingkindess upon the target, and fire.

Beautifully stated.

23 posted on 02/24/2014 7:27:24 AM PST by Excellence (All your database are belong to us.)
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To: Axenolith

I’m still a little skeptical, since the photoshopped pic from National Geo does not match the pics of him from the image search.

Anyone have independent confirmation that the guy in the picture is the anti-muslim guy? And confirmation of the quote.

I get so many fake emails (Obama’s real college ID! Icecaps melting!) I like to take a hard look at ones that might be real.


24 posted on 02/24/2014 7:54:16 AM PST by DBrow
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To: DBrow

No, I’m saying the quoted statement is true. The picture of the guy could be photoshopped from an old Navy ad for all it matters, the person quoted SAID the quote and holds those ideas.


25 posted on 02/24/2014 10:26:36 AM PST by Axenolith (Government blows, and that which governs least, blows least...)
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To: Axenolith

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/worldviews/wp/2013/06/21/i-am-proud-to-be-called-a-radical-buddhist-more-burmese-buddhists-embracing-anti-muslim-violence/

Yup he did indeed! Trust, but verify.


26 posted on 02/24/2014 11:03:55 AM PST by DBrow
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To: DBrow

To the several replies;

I only said this is not a child and I think the gun is real.

I still think that.

The real leader was born in 1968 and could be the pictured persons father, perhaps, or maybe all bald Buddhists look alike to me.

No matter, love is not mutually exclusive with protecting yourself from unwarranted or deadly aggression.

I think the firearm juxtaposed with the Buddhist is a powerful statement that defense is a spiritually consistent activity.

One we should note in the USA these days.


27 posted on 02/24/2014 4:21:00 PM PST by GOPBiker (Thank a veteran, with a smile, every chance you get. You do more good than you can know.)
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To: GOPBiker

Well, then we disagree. No biggie. I think the photographer, who was there and could watch and interact with the subject, was in a better position to describe the scene.

The pic is great, though, and the quote is real. Very powerful image for sure.


28 posted on 02/24/2014 6:02:22 PM PST by DBrow
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To: lbryce

To be honest Tibet is a pretty much screwed up place. I don’t think their lifestyles are any better comparing to muzzies.


29 posted on 02/24/2014 9:34:20 PM PST by cunning_fish
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