From the buddhist perspective, given the mind-boggling number of life-forms that fill the universe, human life is a rare privilege with special responsibilities as nichiren, referring to a passage from the nirvana sutra, states: “it is rare to be born a human being. This is a place where the buddhist personals get a new meaning you can now find the buddhist women that are close to you so that you can have someone to share your mutual religious views on life, meditate together and generally have a good time. The starting point for buddhism is the value and sanctity of life for example, in one letter to a follower, nichiren states that the value of a single day of life exceeds all other treasures buddhism further views each individual life as a manifestation of a universal life force. Women and enlightenment in theravada buddhism le ngoc bich ly i introduction this paper attempts to investigate the theravada buddhist teaching on women‟s ineligibility for enlightenment, the formation and interpretations of it from different perspectives within the tradition, and my personal reflection on the issue. Buddhist views on marriage in buddhism, marriage is regarded as entirely a personal, individual concern and not as a religious duty m arriage is a social convention, an institution created by man for the well-being and happiness of man, to differentiate human society from animal life and to maintain order and harmony in the process of procreation.
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