[Buddha-l] Oops--Article is from NY Times

Richard Hayes rhayes at unm.edu
Fri Aug 27 18:13:08 MDT 2010

On Aug 27, 2010, at 16:52, Piya Tan <dharmafarer at gmail.com> wrote:

> One Christian scholar lamented the difficulty of bringing "sin" into China
> (the Chinese simply would not sin, as it were): there is apparently no word
> for sin in Chinese, he lamented. 

There is also no word for sin in Sanskrit. Who needs a word for a perfectly useless concept?


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