Nudity or nakedness naggiya is the state of being without clothes. What resonated for me was that the core principles of Buddhism are just as relevant for a modern western culture as in "native" Buddhist countries. I had to work to wipe that out of my head. Sign up to our newsletter using your email. I feel I may want to read this again at a later date and see how I relate with it then.
The Naked Monk Archives | Secular Buddhist Association
Apr 21, Christoph Hewett rated it really liked it. A very good philosophical overview of Buddhism from a Buddhist nun. Rating details. It also includes easy introduction to mediation and some simple steps for everyone interested in becoming Buddhist monk.
How does a Buddhist cope with grief and loss? Details if other :. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Hunter-gatherer peoples in tropical regions have often been naked for practical reasons. May 02, Ronn rated it it was amazing.
I ended up watching Ven. I didn't know much about Buddha or Buddhism prior to reading this book. Hi-Res Cover. Our Lists. It covers perhaps all - from the basic definition of Buddhism to various rituals and even interior of churches. I've been on the fringes of Buddhism for a number of years and whilst I knew most of the principles of Buddhist philosophy I lack the whole picture without the doctrinal overlay. Wish I'd read this book years ago, when I first started studying Buddhism.