"That was my point in reviling this boondoggle, what good is it going to do after an initial bump? Counterfeiters are not going to stop, merely switch to the acceptable bills, as you mentioned. People who keep there black money in cash, and…"
"Actually this was one measure i approved, at first.. like most Indians did. It was supposed to radically hit at black money, corruption money, counterfeit money (introduced via Pakistan, and supposed to be used for terrorist activities). Like…"
How strict should Zazen be for newcomers? Make it too lax and maybe it doesn't mean much anymore. Make it too strict and maybe the newcomers never come back?Here's my first hand experience:While visiting a temple while on vacation, I visited on a Friday night after calling ahead to say I wanted to visit. The person on the phone said okay. I have sat zazen at a zendo before about 3 times, but not at this zendo. I normally sit alone. I have sit in different Buddhist traditions.In the third 35…See More