The cup that holds the teachings ~ Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche

The essence of Buddhism is beyond culture, but it is practiced by many different cultures, which use their traditions as the cup that holds the teachings. If the elements of these cultural trappings help other beings without causing harm, and if they don’t contradict the four truths, then Siddhartha would encourage such practices.


Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche

from the book What Makes You Not a Buddhist


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